Dr. Raess did his PhD thesis in behavioral physiology in 2006 at the Max-Planck-Institute for Behvarioural Physiology, Seewiesen Germany and the Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich. After working for two years as a postdoc in this field, he changed in 2008 to the Helmholtz Zentrum München as lead project manager for the INFRAFRONTIER Preparatory Phase and head of the INFRAFRONTIER Project Office. In 2010 he received a MSc degree in „Science Communications and Marketing“ of the Technical University in Berlin. Since 2014 he is Head of General Management of the INFRAFRONTIER GmbH.
Director of Communities and Strategic Relations, EMEA