Jacob Birkenhäger

Senior Consultant at ifok

Jacob Birkenhäger is a Senior Consultant at ifok, the German market leader for dialogue and participation consulting. He is an expert in the participation of randomly selected citizens, governance structures and how to link citizen involvement to politics. Jacob Birkenhäger implements and facilitates participation processes on the future of democracy and Europe, as well as in the field of climate protection and energy transition. He implemented the nationwide Citizens' Council on Democracy (Bürgerrat Demokratie) in 2019, and is currently preparing a Citizens' Council on Germany's role in the world (Bürgerrat Deutschlands Rolle in der Welt).

Position: Senior Consultant at ifok