Christoph Lüttmann studied Political Science and Public Law in Berlin and Bologna and holds a university degree from the Free University Berlin where he focussed on conflict prevention and post-conflict peacebuilding. Mr. Lüttmann previously worked for a Swiss NGO for refugees in Lausanne, the United Nations Secretariat in New York, the „Research Center 700 – Governance in Limited Statehood“ and the Center for International Peace Operations (ZIF) in Berlin. He is a mediator and joined CSSP in 2009. Until 20015 he was leading the Kosovo Programme und External Relations at CSSP. He was also involved in mediation processes in Ukraine, Nepal, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and short-term interventions in other countries. Since 2015 Mr. Lüttmann is the Managing Director at CSSP and Integrative Mediator for the Balkans.