Tobias Schwarz (* 1975) studied Economics at Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, at Universität Mannheim as well as at ESSEC Paris (Dipl.-Kfm). Following his first academic degree, he moved to London to earn a M.Sc. from London School of Economics in European Politics & Policy. In London, he worked in the team of future Secretary of State for Culture, Media, and Sport, Ben Bradshaw, at the House of Commons. Moreover, Schwarz was co-founder and author of the European Blog “A Fistful of Euros” and these days is part of “Pulse of Europe”, a pro-European citizen’s initiative. For many years, he has also been active as actor, voice-over artist or director of short cuts. Currently, he lives in Mainz, where he works primarily as digital strategist, developer, and communications consultant.