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Bernhard W. Schiessl is an Advisor in Climate Finance with an interdisciplinary background in physics, international affairs, sustainable finance, analysis and advocacy. Prior to joining CICERO, he was awarded the German/Swiss Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs where he was focusing on international climate politics and climate finance in different political contexts. He was seconded as a Policy Analyst to UNDP China and UNDP Sri Lanka and as a Consultant to ClimateWorks Foundation in San Francisco. Prior, he gained professional experience at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), the North Carolina State University and the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics. He completed a Joint-Master degree in physics at Technical University of Munich and Denmark's Technical University in Copenhagen focusing on renewable and alternative energy solutions.