Philipp is a professional on managing EU funded projects at the Austrian ZSI - Centre for Social Innovation GmbH and an independent expert (publishing in media) on the Eastern Partnership instrument of the EU. He started working as a print and online journalist in Austria and Germany. Currently he handles DG R&I, DG DEVCO and ERDF projects targeting the international cooperation dimension of the EU. He is an expert in communication and dissemination with demonstrated experience in EU project communication, dissemination, exploitation with a market-oriented approach and social media. Moreover Philipp is an Austrian representative (2016-2017, 17-18, 18-19) in the Young European Ambassadors network which brings together young changemakers from the EU and the Eastern Partnership Countries. About his honorary work as a Young Ambassador and his unabated belief in the cooperation with the countries of the Eastern neighbourhood you can find articles in newspapers and interviews in radio & podcasts.
Most recently, he became member of the youth board of the Policy Crossover Center (PCC): Vienna - Europe, an Austrian think tank on EU affairs in 2018. In the same year, he started to publish in Austrian media about the EU's neighbourhood policy with a special emphasis on the Eastern dimension (articles appeared in Die Presse, Der Standard, Wiener Zeitung, Kleine Zeitung, EURACTIV)