Michael Fünfzig, PhD
Telefon: +49 30-20 60 972-38
Michael Fünfzig will join DIW Econ in September 2021. With more than a dozen years of experience in trade policy, industrial policy and private sector development, he combines practical experience with strong analytical and research skills. He has led or contributed to projects for the European Commission, the World Bank, the Dutch government, USAID or the Asian Development Bank. Before joining DIW Econ, Michael Fünfzig has worked for Ecorys in Rotterdam as a senior consultant and for the ISET Policy Institute in Tbilisi as a lead economist while being a professor at Tbilisi State University in Georgia. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an MA in Economics from the University of Bonn.