Morten Edzards ist he director of the Bavaria Israel Partnership Accelerator (BIPA). He is also part of the New Venture Program at the Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship. He not only counsels potential future entrepreneurs and tutors teams in the Start-up League, but is also responsible for the management of the incubator at the Munich University of Applied Sciences as COO. Morten holds a Master's degree in political science and history from Heidelberg University. He also studied at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The focus of his studies was on Israel and the Middle East. During his studies and after he worked in a consulting company focused on change management.