Languages: German, English (fluent), French and Chinese (conversational
Areas of Expertise: Europe-China relations, EU Common Foreign and Security Policy, Chinese Foreign and Security Policy, EU-US-China relations, China in Africa
Max Neugebauer joined ECFR as the Asia Programme Coordinator in January 2020. Previously, he worked in the Council of the EU in DG Foreign Affairs on Asia and China. Moreover, he has also gained professional experience at GIZ in Beijing, as a Teaching Assistant in the European Studies Programme at Sciences Po, and at the German Federal Foreign Office in Berlin.
He holds an MA in European Affairs from Sciences Po Paris and an MA in International Politics from Fudan University Shanghai. He also holds a BA in International Relations and International Organization from the University of Groningen.