Elisabeth is a Senior Consultant at Ridens Public Affairs. She is responsible for political monitoring and advocacy on European business, international trade, digitalisation and chemicals policies. Prior to joining RPA, Elisabeth completed a traineeship as a Women & Gender Equality and International Trade policy advisor at the European Parliament and assisted in the office of Kay Swinburne MEP. She also gained events & logistics experience at Eurojust and has a specialized knowledge of UK devolved politics, developed as a Visiting Researcher at the Wales Governance Centre and the Welsh Parliament. Elisabeth is a former Fulbright Fellow and holds a Master’s degree in EU Politics from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She received a bachelor’s degree in European and German Studies from the College of William & Mary. Elisabeth is an American national. She is fluent in English and German and has a basic knowledge of Dutch, Russian and Welsh.