Philipp is the Deputy Director of the Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) Programme and also serves as the Director of the Emerging Market Multinationals (EMM) Network for Sustainability. In his previous positions at GIZ he worked as a senior advisor in the business unit for global partnerships and emerging economies and managed a trade programme in Nepal. Before joining GIZ as a junior professional in Uganda, he worked at various UN organisations, the World Bank and several German Federal Ministries as well as in the private sector. Philipp has lived, travelled and worked in a number of Asian, African, European, North- and South American Countries. He holds an MA in Economics from Tufts University as well as an MA in International Relations from the Free University Berlin.