Peter Schniering has been working on Sustainable Energy Innovation ever since completing a PhD on Climate Policy and Technology at Bonn University. He served as consultant to both the UNFCCC Secretariat in Bonn and the International Energy Agency in Paris. Upon completing the renowned Carlo-Schmid-Fellowship Program, he joined Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, developing various energy infrastructure and renewables projects. He is part of an industrial SME's management team and serves as Advisory Board Member to the World Economic Forum's Sustainable Energy Innovation Panel. Dr. Schniering has been nominated to the expert panel of the Solar Impulse Foundation and serves as a member of the SEIF Evaluation Board, contributing to building up one of the most ambitious and effective investment funds specialized in high-impact cleantech ideas.