Gregor uses a wheelchair. He is an international expert on the topic of people with disabilities in society and business. For founding the inclusive online job platform Career Moves and the consulting company DisAbility Performance, he received national and international awards and recognition. Since 2013, Gregor Demblin is an Ashoka Fellow.
Gregor has consulted several of the biggest companies of the German speaking region, as well as to various institutions, e.g. the EU commission and the Czech government, on disability and the labour market. He recently launched the first such business disability network: Disability wirstschfstforum and has entered into the strategic alliance between his network and bdi.
Gregor’s groundbreaking work has been recognised by numerous awards including:
Wundsam-Hartig Preis 2010
Architects-of-the-Future Award 2012
Trigos Award 2012
European Award for Social Entrepreneurship and Disability 2014
Sozial Marie 2014
DiversCity Award 2014
Österreichischer Staatspreis für PR 2014