His academic work is focused on the law of competition and international investment and on issues of development economics.
While studying in Vienna, Thomas was actively engaged in academic organisations, e.g. the UniManagementClub and Transparency International. He regularly published articles on international economic development in the foreign policy magazine Global View.
Thomas gained legal job experience through internships at several law firms in Austria. After high school he served one year for a child protection NPO. Moreover, he worked nine month full time as a judge-assistant and law clerk for the Higher Regional Court in Vienna (2010). At the moment he is working for the Barcelona office of Baker&McKenzie.
He speaks German, English and moderate Spanish and Italian.