Sven Scharioth

Sven Scharioth (born 1977) is project manager Market Watch Digital World at the Federation of German Consumer Organisations (vzbv) and he is responsible for the systematic observation of the digital world from a consumer perspective. He coordinates the cooperation of the 16 consumer centres and the vzbv. He studied political science at the Freie Universität Berlin and has been dealing with questions of network policy and digitization for about 20 years. Before his time at vzbv, he worked as concept developer and project manager in various public internet projects, as press spokesman and head of the online editorial department for Securitas Germany, and as deputy managing director of the non-profit association “Deutschland sicher im Netz”.