Benjamin Thake specialised in technology and public administration during his studies at the Hertie School. Benjamin holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Economics from the University of Potsdam. During his studies, he spent semesters abroad at the National University of Singapore and University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) in Bejing, China. His professional experience includes a year as a public sector consultant at PwC as well as working student positions at PD - Berater der öffentlichen Hand and at the strategic foresight unit of a parliamentary group at the German Bundestag. As a Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) scholar and Hertie School Fellowship recipient, he focused his studies on e-government, innovation and artificial intelligence.
Master's thesis title
Artificial intelligence for the German public administration: Challenges in building organisational capacity