Michail Schuch holds a Bachelor of Science in Business, Economics and Social Sciences with a major in International Business Administration from the Vienna University of Economics and Business. During an exchange semester he took courses in innovation and entrepreneurship at the City University of Hong Kong. He completed the dual degree programme with Sciences Po, focusing on public policy and management of public affairs. Furthermore, at the 2017 Global Public Policy Network Conference (GPPN), his team was among the top five and selected to present a policy solution relating to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Michail gained international work experience in the public sector as well as in consulting and political communication. He has worked, among others, for diplomatic missions, the European Commission and for public affairs and consulting companies.