Christian Stahl is a journalist, author and film director currently working as a political advisor and rhetorician in Berlin. Stahl studied German philology and literature at the University of Bonn and at the Queen’s College in Oxford. After his practical training at Sender Freies Berlin, he worked as a national politics radio correspondent for ARD and as a moderator at Radio Multikulti. He founded stahlmedien in 2005 and has been successfully coaching European and German Bundestag representatives, executive management and groups, CEOs and NGOs across Europe. Furthermore, Stahl is co-founder of the European Leadership and Debate Academy (ELDA), which, in cooperation with the German Federal Foreign Office, teaches leadership, communication and strategic thinking to Eastern and Middle European youths.