Herbert started his journey in fundraising and non-profits in 1983 with the establishment and executive management of Greenpeace Austria. 21 years of senior employment at the fundraising agency SAZ followed. Areas of focus included design, implementation and evaluation of fundraising activities for NPOs. Since 2010, managing partner of the fundraising agency proNPO. Degree in economy of the University of Vienna, certified advertising consultant and agent as well as graduate of Hernstein General Management Training.