Pia Engelbrecht-Bogdanov

Policy and Communications Officer

Pia joined Transparency International EU in February 2023 and is currently TI EU's Policy and Communications Officer. Prior to joining TI EU, she supported non-profit organisations in Hamburg, Germany, in fighting hate and violence in local politics, as well as in monitoring corporate influence on national politics. She holds a BA in Politics and Sociology from the University of Cambridge, and a double MSc in European Affairs/European and International Public Policy from Sciences Po Paris and the London School of Economics.

Recent News


TI EU policy position: Defence of Democracy Package

In December 2023, the European Commission unveiled a ‘Defence of Democracy’ Package, ostensibly to defend the EU against threats to its democracy. Yet, as part of this package, the EU is proposing a Directive that risks undermining this...