Friederike joined T&E in 2021 as Policy Officer for E-Mobility after one year working in the cargo bike industry. Based in Berlin, she is part of the German national office and focuses on clean vehicles through a campaign on company cars.
From the north of Germany, Friederike studied economic geography in Hamburg. After a gap year in New Zealand, she did her geography master’s in Bonn, focusing on the topics development, globalisation and sustainability. In her master's thesis, she examined how the automotive industry can use blockchain technology to ensure compliance with human rights, environmental and labor standards in supply chains of conflict minerals and other raw materials. She speaks English and German. Outside the office she enjoys riding her road bike through the city or spending time in nature. She is known to borrow friends' dogs to accompany her on long walks.