After studying law and completing his legal clerkship, in 2002 Tobias started his career as an in-house counsel and Head of Risk Management Central Europe at IPM/Bureau Veritas S.A. In 2006 he decided to continue as an independent attorney at-law and consultant and founded today’s CARNEADES group of companies. Due to his numerous assignments with international projects for leading engineering and construction corporations (various infrastructure projects like subways or power stations), he joined renewable energy industry more then ten years ago, with main focus on offshore wind and grid connections. Tobias serves as Co-Chairman of the Working Commission on International Construction Law of the German Lawyers Association and is a lecturer for international construction law with the Brunswick European Law School. Since 2020 he is chairman of the WFO Dispute Board.