The team of the IPE gathers the competencies from different disciplines under one roof. Depending on the requirements of our projects, we also draw on the skills of law and economics specialist from our network of researchers, in order to complement our toolset.

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ashok Kaul

Research Director

Professor and Chair of Public Policy, Saarland University, Germany

Ph.D. in Economics, University of Bonn, Germany, 2001


E-Mail: a.kaul[at]

Julia Bossert

Head of Administration

E-Mail: j.bossert[at]

Dr. Silke Klinge

Head of Administration

Ph.D. in Economics, Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany, 2012


E-Mail: s.klinge[at]

Dipl. Volkswirtin Daniela Heilert, MA



E-Mail: d.heilert[at]

Inés Lucero

Office Manager

E-Mail: i.lucero[at]

Dr. Nathalie Neu


E-Mail: n.neu[at]

Dr. Manuel Schieler

Senior Consultant

E-Mail: m.schieler[at]