Achim Graf, a graduate in social sciences, has been working in Cologne as a freelance journalist and writer for over 20 years. His texts have appeared in numerous magazines, newspapers and online magazines, including Die Zeit, Süddeutsche Zeitung and Tagesspiegel. Its main themes are society, economy and work. In 2011 Graf was a finalist in the German Journalist Award (DJP) for the series “Berufe mit Zukunft” in the Westfälische Rundschau. In 2015, his book “Zwei Deutschland. A journey through the regions with much and little work” with reportage and portraits. As far as financial performance is concerned, Achim Graf supports the editorial staff, above all in the area of share and company news.