Robert Nijssen was born in 1976. He holds a Master’s in chemical engineering and is currently working on his degree in philosphy. After his education he spent the following 10 years working in the oil and gas industry. He is originally Dutch but he has lived and worked over the years in Japan, the US and Germany. He is a passionate amateur musician and enjoys a good meal.
Cédric Jacobs studied political philosophy and earns a living as a freelance translator. Living in Germany with his wife and son, he likes to wander the hills and bake his own bread.
Philip Hölzenspies was born in 1980 in The Netherlands. He holds a Master’s in Computer Science and is currently pursuing his Ph.D in the field of Embedded Systems. He dabbles in poetry, has a passion for typography and sings.
Ralf Damaschke was born in 1985 in the former GDR. His present domicile is London where he studies for a degree in Computing. He is an avid record collector and amateur musician.
Marcus Kästner was born in 1983. He is trained as an IT specialist and currently reads History and German Studies at the University of Bonn (Germany). He loves literature and listening to music.