Gerrit is passionate about designing a liveable and sustainable future on our planet. Therefore, he drives the Metropolitan Cities initiative forward, which is assisting the metropolitan region Rhine-Ruhr in taking significant steps towards CO² neutrality and resource saving. In this field he focuses on digital business strategies and the resulting business transformations to realize twin transitions. Further, Gerrit is responsible for the Ecosystem Design section at FIR e.V. at RWTH Aachen University.