Company: European Commission
Job title: Clean water DG Environment
Born in Essen, Germany, in 1986 I grew up in the Ruhr area. For my study program I focused on water with a Bachelor Degree in ‘Water Science – Chemistry and Microbiology in Water’ and a Double-Master Degree in ‘Transnational ecosystem-based Water Management’, an international study program in cooperation between Germany and the Netherlands. I am a civil servant for Baden-Württemberg, Germany, seconded to the European Commission since mid of 2019 working on Pharmaceuticals in the Environment . Before I worked for the regional administration in Freiburg on governmental aid for water-related ecological measures and for the county administration of Konstanz supervising local wastewater treatment plants and their upgrade to a fourth treatment stage and the implementation of the EU Water Framework Directive.