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73479 Ellwangen

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Aachen Office

Branch Manager

Johannes Schmidt

Dipl.-Ingenieur (FH)

Studied aerospace engineering and worked as a manager in technology consulting, transfer and assessment for many years. He assisted with the establishment of a virtual company on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and has an excellent understanding of technology when it comes to the realisation of innovations. Mr. Schmidt oversees a number of clusters in a position of senior responsibility.

Tel: +49 (0)241 963-1210


Dennewartstraße 25-27, 52068 Aachen, Germany
Tel: +49 (0)241 963-1210, Fax: +49 (0)241 963-1214


Andrea Ballouk


Innovation Consulting

Studied psychology, physics and geophysics in Trier and Bochum. As geophysicist she was exploring fossil raw materials for several multinational companies and has experience in software design and software testing. Afterwards, she works as project manager at Project Management Jülich for many years. Therefore, she has a broad experience in national and multinational project management and deep knowledge of energy research, ICT and materials science. By having evaluated national and European research projects for years, she is familiar with all aspects of research funding and known in all European ministries of research.  

Tel.: +49 (0)241 963-1218 

Robert Günnel

Dipl.-Ingenieur (FH)

Innovation Consulting

Studied aviation and aerospace engineering with a focus on aircraft design at the University of Applied Sciences. He joined Eura Consult AG and has many years experience in the field of hot air airships and hot air balloons including for example Crew Chief at airship operations and gained in-depth knowledge in research and development, project management, prototyping, promotion, planning and execution of special exhibition and special events. His area of responsibility as project manager at EurA comprises R&D project management and innovation consulting.

Tel: +49 (0)241 963-1211

Günter Hohmann, PhD

Dr. rer. nat.

Innovation Consulting

Studied chemistry at Paderborn University. PhD studies in cooperation with a multinational chemistry company and the institute IWT Bremen. Many years of management experience, especially in operations and strategy of SMEs through several managerial positions. Wide market knowledge in the fields of chemistry, medical technologies, renewable energies, automotive, plastics, ceramic and metal coatings.

Tel: +49 (0)241 963-1216 

Christoph Köpke

M.Sc. Wirtschaftsgeografie

Innovation Consulting

Studied economic geography at RWTH Aachen. Experience in the fields of location marketing, industry and innovation, renewable energies, spatial analyses, promotion of economic development, cluster analyses, municipal management, business administration, GIS and statistics. Further competencies are project management and profitability calculations through several year of employment in the wind and solar energy sector.  His area of responsibility as project manager at EurA comprises R&D project management and innovation consulting.

Tel: +49 (0)241 963-1213

Elpiniki Lamproglou

Master of Arts European Studies

Innovation Consulting

Studied applied foreign languages at the Sorbonne-Nouvelle in Paris and subsequently completed interdisciplinary bilingual studies of the EU- system, law, economics and politics with focus on the EU energy and climate policies. She has experience in national and international sales as well as customer service. Additionally, she has experience in international and cross-border project management as well as in the development and consulting of EU-funded projects on the topics of: climate change, knowledge transfer, energy, demographic change. Her area of responsibility as project manager at EurA comprises R&D project management and innovation consulting.

Tel: +49 (0)241 963-1215

Athina Kelessi

Assisitant to the Branch Management


After graduating from a commercial school, she was trained as foreign language correspondent and received a diploma from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich. Afterwards, she worked as management assistant in several national and international companies. When required, she works as interpreter at court. Since January 2017, she manages the secretariat at EurA Aachen and supports the consultants with their proposals.
Tel.: +49 (0)241 963-1212