Tobias joined CNF as Executive Director in late 2020*. Prior to joining CNF, Tobias was Deputy Political Director and an anti-nuclear and climate campaigner at Greenpeace in Amsterdam and Berlin. Before that he worked for the European Union, the German Foreign Ministry and at the Federal Parliament. He has years of experience in Russia and Ukraine and has travelled the Caucasus and Central Asia. Tobias is a citizen of Germany, and speaks English, German, and Russian. He has a diploma in Political Science from the Free University of Berlin.