Christoph is situated in Austria. Most of his lifetime, he taught adults how to create constructions from first scratch up to professional 3D constructions and to prototypes during tech workshops. He was a technical consultant and approved countless new technological developments so far. Christoph is working for GAIA since 2011 as technical director and controlled nearly all innovative technologies, which crossed our way so far. Driven by his idea to heat with water, he developed the most efficient HHO – cell in 2012 and further improved his invention since then.
Christian Steiner has been working in the online-marketing business since 2003. Before Facebook changed the social media landscape, Christian helped growing the biggest social community (szene1) of Austria, which had about 1 million registered and active members from Austria. As a Web2.0 pioneer, he was an active marketer of MySpace for multiple years and knows the online-marketing business and the most prominent Ad-Tech-Companies like his own hand. Christian accompanies many national and international companies through digital transformation with his own company “Jutta Deluxe GmBh”.
After finishing his studies at the University of Salford, Robert has gained extensive knowledge in a variety of business fields, being both an entrepreneur and developer. In his 28 years of software development, he also worked for global banks, with his current work being in the fields of Fintech, AI & ML, Blockchain & ICOs, IoT and Robotic Process Automation. Robert won multiple awards, including an award for developing the most disruptive payment technology in 2017. Additionally he was rated as having the best IT in the mobile phone industry and also won the UK government grant to continue his work on AI in payments.
As mechanical engineer Andreas does not only understand the function of complicated machinery, he also designs and builds special machinery. Andreas constructed a very advanced material handling machine for an ebeam accelerator project in south Germany, which is how he and Robert first met. He worked for the NATO Stabilization Force (SFOR) as inspection engineer for all kind of vehicles, tanks etc. Because of that Andreas formed strong connections to all well known test and certification body’s in Germany like TÜV, DEKRA, Germanischer Lloyd, SGS and others.
Heiko successfully runs his own construction company since two decades. After constructing hundreds of private homes, he recognized very early, that finding alternative energy sources is the core task of our generation. With his profound knowledge of construction, functionality requests, German quality demands and all required procedures and certificates, he implemented innovative solutions to his constructions soon after. Being a crypto-enthusiast, Heiko had the idea to construct a mining container for his own purposes. Being a GAIA member since 2014, he learned at a very early stage about our GBI project and will work on combining the first container prototype he built, with our self – sufficient energy devices.
Roberto was born 1975 in the former GDR. His live changed instantly, after Germany’s reunion in 1989. 1990 he left home to finish an external school. Working as management assistant for KOBRAFormen, a global leader in making concrete molds he led a satellite division there. Later he decided to move on to Austria. During the following years he worked as key account for global sales in Vienna’s Classic Components Branch office and supported international high speed supply chains for Foxconn, Solectron/Flextronics. After founding the GAIA Association in 2011, he is now managing the Association with 3000+ members. Nowadays he is mainly involved in the GBI project, as energy independence is his greatest passion
Robert was born in Croatia, but grew up and was educated in Germany. He started his career as organization consultant for IBM Germany, compudent AG directly after finishing his studies of economics. Swapping over from consulting to project management of high technology applications,he built 2 complete facilities in Germany, which were producing e-beam accelerators for the modification and enhancement of material structures. After receiving permission by the government, he serves as radiation protection supervisor and was allowed to handle radioactive material. His work results in international admission, as well as a mark of recognition from the German governmental KfW bank in 2005. Robert ́s knowledge and experience led him to the United Nations UNDP program, as a consultant for huge infrastructure projects of the Government of Central African Republic. After searching for innovative energy sources for the past decades, Robert joined the GAIA association in 2012 and took over the position of CEO of the GAIA Energy GmbH in Germany in 2014.