Kristina Schönfeldt, M.A.
Kristina Schönfeldt studied North American studies, modern history and sociology at the Freie Universität Berlin. After earning her degree Kristina Schönfeldt took a position at the Canadian Embassy in Berlin at the Department of International Business Development (in the Canadian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade). She worked in the commercial section to provide support for German companies starting businesses in Canada (FDI), to support the placement of Canadian products on the German/European market, and supported scientific cooperations. Afterwards, she worked for TUI AG’s representative office as junior officer for political relations for the company’s CEO in Berlin, and later for TUI.com GmbH (Berlin). She has been the GMPG Research Program's project assistant since September 2014.