Thomas studied economics and politics and has been working in the sustainability sector for more than 10 years. He worked with various businesses to develop sustainable products and services as well as sustainable and circular business models. Recently he has been coordinating an EU project on the development of Circular Economy strategies for regions and countries. Furthermore, he has worked on the topic of sustainable lifestyles to identify how to change behaviors towards more sustainable solutions.
Growing up in Luxemburg and Germany, since his childhood he’s been passionate about all kinds of outdoor sports, be it climbing, mountain biking, or hiking. While living in Chile he discovered his passion for surfing but also built an understanding that the surf industry is not always to the benefit of our ecosystems. After moving to Santander and living by the ocean again, Thomas decided to apply his experience to his passion of surfing, engaging to make the surf-sector more sustainable.