Bernd is business adviser and leadership coach traveling between the US and Germany. His mission is to help with the creation of 10 million jobs for the space industry within the next 10 years. He is founder and lead career adviser at Space Career and Leadership Center and Managing Partner at Astromerge, a boutique space access advisory based in Ohio USA. Prior working in the space area, he was leading international growth and digital transformation projects. He holds an advanced Diploma in Computer Science and is alumni of International Space University’s Space Studies Program. He is volunteering as mentor and startup coach with various organisations and supports students, graduates, entrepreneurs and companies with his experience of 20= years.