The elda team comprises renowned experts from media, politics and academia with extensive experience in strategy, political communication and civic activism.

Christian Stahl works as political consultant, author and filmmaker. He is the founder of Stahlmedien and advises politicians, NGOs and the private sector.

Dr. Leonard Novy is a political consultant and author. He serves as co-director of the Institute of Media and Communications Policy. He studied in Berlin, Cambridge and Harvard.

Felipe Kohlhörster works as (webvideo) producer for different YouTube channels and YouTube creators.

Sergiy Pudich is a film maker and producer based in Kyiv. Originally from Odessa, he has served as project coordinator for elda in Easter Europe 2015.

Steffi Klein is a cultural scientist and singer based in Berlin. After working for several theatre projects at the Hexenkessel Hoftheater and the Pfefferberg Theater Berlin (2014 – 2017), she is now subeditor at stahlmedien and project manager at elda.

Dr. Albert Kitzler is philosopher, lawyer and film producer based in Munich and Berlin. He founded the “Maß und Mitte” School of Philosophy and has published several books. He produced several award winning movies (including “Schwarzfahrer”, which received an Oscar in the “Best short” category in 1994).

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