Thorben Strähle is a consultant based in the Berlin office of Technopolis Group. He is experienced in research methods such as case studies, focus groups, online surveys, interviews and literature reviews.
The main focus of his work are evaluations of programmes supporting entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs. He has also worked on studies on the potential and impact of digitalisation, artificial intelligence and open science. He has worked on national and international projects for the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), the European Commission and other relevant European institutions.
Prior to joining Technopolis Group, Thorben interned in the automotive industry and in management consulting. He also completed a traineeship in the Strategy & Impact Unit of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) in Budapest.
Thorben obtained his Bachelor’s degree in International Business from Maastricht University. During his bachelor, he spent one semester at the Universidad del Pacifico in Lima. He holds a Dual Degree Master from Sciences Po Paris and Stockholm School of Economics focusing on Political Science and Entrepreneurship. He is a native German speaker, fluent in English and has knowledge of French and Spanish.