Dr. Thorsten Lambertus is the Site Lead of CDL-Berlin. Prior to joining ESMT Berlin in 2022, Thorsten built up and led the neurotechlab by Biogen in Germany. He co-founded two startups, initiated and headed the Fraunhofer AHEAD program as one of Europe’s leading deep tech incubation programs and managed the Fraunhofer intrapreneurship activities for several years. Thorsten has several entrepreneurship education programs in the past, primarily working with research organizations such as Max Planck or TU Munich. He is also the host of the Hightech Ventures Podcast. Thorsten is a business engineer by training from RWTH Aachen University and holds a PhD from WU Vienna.