Anna Herrhausen started her career as a consultant at McKinsey & Company, Inc.. In 2009, she moved to Allianz SE to help set up and develop the central corporate responsibility department for the Allianz Group. Since January 2014, she has been working as a director in the Communications & CSR department at Deutsche Bank. In November 2016, Herrhausen assumed her current role as Executive Director of the Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft. She holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oxford University, a MA in International Affairs from Columbia University and a Ph. D. from Freie Universität Berlin. She lives with her family in Berlin.