Axel Wallrabenstein co-founded the German office of Publicis Consultants (today: MSL Germany) in 2001. Today his main focus is providing advice for clients at the crossroads between corporate communication and public affairs. His experience includes work for clients like Google, Sanofi and Shell in Germany. Axel is the former Spokesman of Berlin's Senator of Science, Research and Cultural Affairs and of the Saxon Ministry of the Interior. He is also former news desk editor at Deutsche Welle TV and former Secretary General of the Young Christian Democrats. Axel is lecturer at the Freie Universität Berlin and is a member of the managing board of Berlin Biennale for contemporary art, and the German Public Relations Council.