Lisa Kastner joined BusinessEurope as adviser for policy strategy in May 2019. She holds a PhD in political science from Sciences Po Paris and the University of Cologne and a Master’s degree in European studies from the University of Bath. She is the author of a book on “Civil Society and Financial Regulation” (Routledge, RIPE series in Global Political Economy, 2018). Previously, she worked as an adviser for the Foundation for European Progressive Studies and as a researcher at the Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instabilities in Market Societies. Lisa is German and speaks English and French fluently.