Senior Expert Digital Society & Partnership Manager
Lea works as a senior expert for the digital society and partnership manager at the German development agency GIZ. Prior to her current role, she led GIZ's digital strategy team for close to four years. Under her guidance, the organization endorsed the Principles for Digital Development and developed responsible data guidelines. She is especially interested in how to shape a sustainable digital society and was an associate at the Berlin-based thinktank Stiftung Neue Verantwortung where she conducted research on issues of internet freedom and net neutrality.