Niklas Kossow

Hertie School of Governance, Germany (HERTIE)
Niklas Kossow

Niklas Kossow works as the ANTICORRP Communications Officer and is a PhD candidate at the Hertie School. He holds a B.A. in European Social and Political studies from University College London (UCL) and an MPP from the Hertie School of Governance. Prior to joining ANTICORRP, he gained work experiences within the German public service and Transparency International. Niklas also worked as consultant and researcher for Freedom House, The World Wide Web Foundation and the United Nations Development Programme. Originally from Cologne he has previously lived in France, the UK, Russia, Turkey, the US and Cambodia and is fluent in Russian and French. His research focusses on the use of new technologies in the context of anti-corruption movements and democratization.