Ralph joined FIPRA in 2011 to head FIPRA’s office in Donetsk. Ralph moved the office to Lviv in 2014, where he is responsible for business development in Ukraine. Ralph is currently working on the promotion of eGovernment in Ukraine, restructuring of the public sector and the improvement of the investment climate. Ralph has more than 14 years business experience working in Ukraine specializing in environmental and waste management, agriculture, energy, industrial machinery and manufacturing equipment. Ralph lives in Lviv Oblast and travels regularly to Kyiv. Along with his native German, Ralph speaks Dutch, English and Russian.