Elias shares responsibility for the leadership and management of Ground Truth Solutions and for keeping our work smart. He designed and implemented projects to increase accountability to people affected by crisis with a range of humanitarian agencies, particularly in conflict-affected environments.
Before joining Ground Truth Solutions, Elias was a project manager at the Berlin-based Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi), where he is now a non-resident fellow. He studied international development and economic psychology at the University of Vienna and received a postgraduate certificate from the Centre for Advanced Training in International Development at Humboldt University in Berlin. In his PhD, Elias focused on assessing the relevance of development and humanitarian projects.