Communications, Moderation, and Strategy in Berlin, Deutschland
Hi, nice to meet you!
I help people and organizations to do better business with better communications, strategy & content.
I have been the Editor-in-Chief and Head of WIRED Germany (2014-2018), the Editor-in-Chief of Germanys leading startup-outlet gruenderszene.de (2013-2014) and the founder of the business-startup-magazine Business Punk (2009-2018). In these roles I have been considered one of the most important startup journalists in Germany.
Today, I am working as a freelance communications professional, storyteller and content strategist with a deep knowledge on and passion for digitization. I also support the Digital Team at Hering Schuppener as a Senior Advisor.
I am a keynote speaker and moderator, specialized in explaining how technology and digitization are shaping our future.
If you are interested in working with me: I am happy to help. Please send me an email to hi at nikolausr.de.
I am the founder and moderator of the Wednestech.club, the leading community for digital thinkers in Berlin, and the publisher of KI-Briefing.de, a weekly newsletter on the most important developments in artificial intelligence (in German: Künstliche Intelligenz, KI). Please subscribe here.
I am honored to be a council member at the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR).
My work experience includes the Financial Times Deutschland (2005 to 2012), jetzt.de (2002 to 2005), Yahoo Germany and sueddeutsche.de. I studied political science, macroeconomics and sociology in Munich (Germany) and Bradford (UK).
I like running and currently train for my third half marathon.