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 co-founder of elda 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 is co-founder of elda. He studied in Berlin, Cambridge and Harvard.

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

Steffi Klein

Steffi Klein is a cultural scientist and singer based in Berlin. After working for several theatres, she is now subeditor at Stahlmedien and female leadership coach and project manager at elda.

Jessica Jorgas studied cultural sciences, history and theatre sciences in Berlin. She worked for a well-known theatre company in Berlin. Jorgas is Art Director at Stahlmedien and coach at elda.

Michael Geller

Michael Geller curated several theatre projects and worked for a well-known theatre company in Berlin as Assistant Director and Production Manager. Geller is  Strategic Director at Stahlmedien and Concept Developer for elda.

Lina Dreßler

Lina Dreßler studied Sociology – European Societies at Freie Universität Berlin. She was project manager at a Berlin theatre and joined elda in 2020 as project coordinator.

Christoph Moosbauer

Christoph Moosbauer is a former Member of the German Parliament for the Social Democratic Party (SPD). Since 2015 he is Managing Director at the global communication agency MSL. He advises elda with his vast expertise in developing and implementing public affairs strategies, campaigns and PR activities.

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