Thomas was born in Germany and is active as a social leader, serial-entrepreneur, coach, speaker, author and occasional adventurer.
Amongst the projects he co-founded are the virtual personal assistant company Strandschicht, the ecological toilet rental company EcoToiletten, a co-working space, a seminar company in the personal development space, a fundraising project called Guts for Change, and the non-profit Non-Water Sanitation, which is building sustainable sanitation infrastructure in villages and schools in South Asia.
He has cycled from Germany to India on a bicycle and has hitchhiked from Germany to Pakistan on a different occasion, both to raise funds for charity.
Thomas is a big believer in the potential of young people and the power of ChangeMaking to transform societies for the better, raise the consciousness level of human beings and solve most social and ecological problems we encounter today.
The seed the change foundation he co-founded is dedicated to take the YES Network Model for spreading the ChangeMaking spirit, innovated by Ali Raza Khan, to countries and communities worldwide.