Tina Wiegand is a lecturer at Hof University of Applied Sciences. She completed a dual degree in Business Administration with a focus on supply chain management and a Master's degree with a focus on project management. She worked in the textile industry for over ten years in project and process management, with managerial responsibilities in operational and strategic purchasing for different corporate brands. Additionally, she gained experience in significant systems projects. Currently, she is pursuing a PhD degree at the University of Gloucestershire, UK, researching digitalisation and circularity in the textile supply chain.