Kristin Karnbach

Project Manager

European Studies Scholar

Kristin Karnbach

Policy and communication expert for processes at national and European level

Kristin Karnbach represents our clients’ political, economic and strategic interests. She runs the Brussels operations.


Before joining friedrich30, Kristin worked for an international non-governmental organization for six years, first from Brussels, then in Berlin. She developed and was responsible for the political work there.

Kristin worked for various German daily newspapers and online media and as an editor for a European online discussion platform. Furthermore, she worked for a member of the European Parliament in Brussels.


She is a qualified journalist with a focus on economics and politics. She also completed a master's degree in European studies at the University of Amsterdam.


Being raised in Germany, Lower Saxony, she has lived for longer periods in various countries, most recently in the Netherlands and in Belgium.

In her free time, she likes to be active and visit exhibitions or museums. She loves to travel and enjoys a good read.