Period and Institution
Position, Main Tasks and Activities
Teaching social protection and international social protection systems.
Social Protection Advisor
Working in the field of social protection (Health Insurance, Pension, Unemployment Insurance, Social Assistance), health care financing and institutional development, as technical advisor, based in Bernkastel-Kues, Germany.
5-2002 – 8-2009
Social protection specialist
Contributions to operationalizing ADB's Social Protection Strategy. Mission leader in various projects in Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka. Representing ADB in working groups and conferences.
1-1997 – 4-2002
Consultant and advisor
working in in the areas of social protection, health care financing and institutional development for various clients
10-1995 - 12-1996
Senior advisor, assigned to the CEO of the federation.
Elaboration of strategy papers and concepts for the management in the field of organization of funds, marketing, improvement of the products, cooperation with other organizations, information systems, and administration, elaboration of handbooks.
10-1992 - 9-1995
National expert seconded to former DG XXIII “Social Economy”.
Working as desk officer and advisor on and with NGOs (cooperatives, mutuals, associations and foundations). Promoting the EU statutes for NGOs through speeches, articles, meetings with stakeholders from EU Member countries, participation in discussion groups and hearings. Drafting speeches and memos for the Director General and the Commissioner.
7-1989 – 10-1992
Management consulting of Company based health insurance funds in the context of conditional transfers and fund redistribution.
1-1989 - 6-1989
Training program in all branches of private insurance (life and non-life).
5-1986 - 12-1988
Social policy specialist
Supporting the CEO and the two alternating chairmen of the board through elaboration of speeches, letters, strategy and policy notes. Participating in consulting activities of member funds.
Later promotion to head of the division responsible for policy dialogue of and with the Board.
12-1984 - 4-1986
Working in the field of general economic issues of social policy, focusing on pensions and labor market. Representing the Ministry in international meetings and conferences (e.g. ILO and OECD). Drafting speeches, letters and notes.
8-1984 - 11-1984
Social policy consultant
Member of the secretariat of the chairman of the board.
4-1983 - 7-1984
Secretary to a board of experts which was in charge of preparing a study for the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs proposing reforms of the Hospital Financing Law.
10-1981 - 3-1983
Assistant lecturer, Institute of Prof. Dr. Philipp Herder-Dorneich
Supporting the head of the department preparing and holding lectures, and seminars, preparing conferences are working groups.
10-1978 - 12-1978 and 6-1979 - 9-1981
Preparing draft publications of the institute in the field of economic theory of politics and public goods.