Julia joined the Philanthropy Advisory team as Product Specialist focusing on the management of the Global Philanthropists Community in 2015.
Previously, she worked as a freelance collaborator and a project management intern with the Mercator Foundation in Germany, where she was supporting the planning and implementation of the “Chinese-German Young Professional Campus” as well as the set-up of the Mercator Institute for China Studies in Berlin. She was also in charge of the monitoring and evaluation process of various projects in the China program.
Julia studied law in Cologne (Germany), holds a BSc. of Economics and Social Sciences from the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano (Italy) including two exchange semesters in Taiwan and France, and graduated with a Masters in International Affairs from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) Geneva (Switzerland) in September 2015.
She speaks German, English, French and Italian fluently as well as basic Mandarin.