Dr. Barbara Lang

Cloth Connoisseur: In the 1980s Barbara worked as a clerk in a Polish import-export business selling textiles at Berlin's weekly markets.

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Dr. Barbara Lang

Managing Director

Highly analytical and with a clear focus on methodology, Barbara fuses academic rigour with a sure-fire business instinct. The latter she fine-tuned over the course of many years working in leading senior positions for agencies as well as clients. As a mentor and sparring partner to the Point Blank team, Barbara revels in sharing her extensive knowledge with us. As our real (read: academic) ethnographer, Barbara can tell you all about what it means to conduct a study over beers with punks in a Kreuzberg dive bar. After all, that’s kind of how she did her PhD…

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