Areas of Expertise

  • EU external relations
  • EU enlargement
  • Brexit


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Phone: +49 30 25 42 31-138

Rainer Rudolph has been a senior fellow at DGAP since September 2019. From 2014 until 2019, he was head of division at the German Federal Chancellery, where he was responsible for relations with EU member states, EU enlargement, and EU external relations. Previously, he worked for the German Foreign Ministry with postings at the German Embassy in Warsaw and Washington, DC, as well as at the Permanent Representation to the EU in Brussels.

Rainer Rudolph


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