External Evaluation Services for European Projects

External evaluation and supervision is becoming increasingly important in today’s EU funded projects.
Our team of experienced professionals has a demonstrated track record of guiding projects to success.
Let’s talk about it!

Why engage an External Evaluator?

We know from our own experience that it is demanding to guide EU funded projects to success and offer you:

Guidance & Feedback on QA issues

A well planned quality assurance process is critical to success. We will accompany you, advise you on project management, and define the QA process together with you.
Save your internal resources for key tasks!

Evaluation of processes and products

We assist you in the project’s completion by keeping the quality of your processes and products in mind.
We provide you with professional evaluation tools and you focus on core tasks.

A Balanced Perspective from “outside”

A balanced perspective from specialists with extensive expertise allows you to stay focused on your aims.
If a project becomes difficult, we can assist you in resolving the challenges and get back on track.

Domain of Expertise

Diverse Target Groups

Our QA experts have dealt with diverse target groups including youth, adult learners, educators, social workers, refugees, the LGBTQ+ community, experts in women rights and many more partners in various sectors.

Broad range of Deliverables

We are professionals in establishing a competent Projekt Management system, including QA Tools. As a result, we are prepared to analyse a large portfolio of deliverables, outcomes, and products from numerous fields and sectors.

Meet Our Experts

Virág Suhajda (Ph.D)

Virág Suhajda, Ph.D. in Communication and Linguistics, has a background in International Relations, Political Science, and IT Management. Virág combines verbal brilliance with multidisciplinary expertise.
Her background includes environmentalism, youth programs, and a variety of writings on current themes.
She formerly worked as an Erasmus+ evaluator for Hungary’s National Agency. She is well known both locally and globally for her skills in project evaluation.

Paul Schober (Ph.D)

Paul Schober, Ph.D. in economics with experience in academic management, symbol coaching, nonprofit healthcare PR and accounting, brings a rich skill set. Paul is Managing Director at Hafelekar with prior lecturing roles at esteemed
institutions and a portfolio of publications covering education, migration, apprenticeship, entrepreneurship, change management, and innovation,
Paul is a globally acknowledged expert in Quality Management, and Quality Assurance, acting in various projects from different sectors.

Karin Lackner (M.A.)

Karin Lackner, with an M.A. in Cultural Studies from the University of Vienna, has held leadership positions at VA
TECH, overseeing organizational aspects in the ‘IT & Organisation’ division. Her career spans EU project management, human resource development, and quality management at the National Agency in Austria. Karin is a project manager at Hafelekar, where she coordinates EU projects, providing expert project management and
consulting to both public and private sector clients.

Rich in Experience & Expertise


Over 100 successfully executed EU projects, coordinating more than a quarter of them.


Engaged in 50+ projects in either internal or external evaluation capacities.

Let’s get in touch –> info@gesob.at