Klaus grew up in London and graduated from the University of Exeter (BSc Human Biosciences – first class honours) in 2013, scoring highest in the year. He then studied at University College London (MSc Genetics of Human Disease - distinction), receiving Medical Research Council funding for ‘academic excellence’. Klaus is experienced in several research roles, including at Kings College London (Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology) and Portsmouth University (Institute of Marine Sciences). He has had a number of writing roles, including authoring an article published in the journal of Public Health Nutrition (PubMed ID: 25683748), which explored the effect of diet on various health markers. His background as a scientist underpins his thorough approach that has helped make Plant Based News what it is today. Klaus’ journalism in the last couple of years is best known for the annual films and presentations that he produces and presents, respectively, which showcase the progress in the vegan movement.