Johanna is Associate for Executive Education and is responsible for customised programmes and financial management. She studied Social Sciences and Portuguese at Humboldt-Universität in Berlin and Universidade Nova de Lisboa in Portugal. Johanna holds a master’s degree in Romance Cultural Studies from Humboldt-Universität and studied at Università degli Studi Di Napoli Federico II in Italy. Before joining the Hertie School, she gained experience in different organisations and a research centre within the field of intercultural communication in Berlin and Lisbon. Johanna speaks English, German, French, Italian, Portuguese and a little Spanish.