Anne Velder is currently working in the European Projects team at the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung e.V. (KAS) in Berlin. Before joining this team in 2016 she was responsible for the internal qualification of the department European and International Cooperation (EIZ) concerning the use of a specific Project Accounting, Control and Information System (PASTIS) as well as for project coordination matters. After finishing her university study of Political Sciences, Constitutional, Social and Economic History and Public Law at Rheinische Friedrich – Wilhelms – Universität Bonn in 2009, she was Trainee in KAS foreign office in Poland. Her Magister’s thesis dealt with the success of the polish party PiS in 2005 and 2007.