Dr. Florian Berberich is the project manager of the PRACE Implementation Phase projects. Since October 2015 he became a member of the Board of Directors of PRACE aisbl. Since March 2018 he is PRACE aisbl Council Secretary. He is working for the PRACE Project Management Office at Forschungszentrum Juelich - JSC, since 2008. He finished his PhD in Physics at the Technical University of Dresden in 2002. He worked as Post-Doc at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, France before he became assistant at Forschungszentrum Juelich in 2004.