Thomas is Associate General Counsel at GfK in Nurnberg since April 2018.

GfK is a leading market research company that connects data and science. As a research and analytics partner it provides innovative solutions to enable its customers to grow their business. In that role, Thomas with his team of 7 international lawyers is responsible to support all Legal and Compliance related matters with a focus on sales and purchasing activities across EMEA. A specific focus lays on technology related activities like development of new products as well as entering new partnerships with specific tech providers in order to drive the change into a company selling digital solutions.

Before that, Thomas held various in-house roles with several IT and telco companies like SITA, MCI WorldCom and Motorola based in Frankfurt and Munich over the last 20 years.