Karsten Stampa studied Business Economics at the Berlin University of Applied Sciences for Economy and Law (HWR - Hochschule für Wirtschaft & Recht Berlin) and accompanied German and Austrian Credit Institutions as a senior consultantat VRE-Banksteuerungssysteme GmbH until 2007.
To enhance his knowledge in his focal point of interest in strategic management, he started postgraduate studies „MBAGeneral Management“ at the HWR Berlin and Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge (U.K.). He graduated in 2007 to a Master of Business Administration focusing on clusters of creative industries. In the same year he founded his own company “konsultory strategy consultants”.
Karsten Stampa has been working for INPOLIS since 2008, consulting its managing directors in strategic business development. He is also the project manager of several projects at in:projectis, e.g. BerliNordik and Showroom-Mile within the Berlin Fashion Week. Furthermore he consults the board members of Berlin's designers network CREATE BERLIN in strategic and financial issues.