The Managing Director is in charge of setting up the activities and projects of United Europe and organizing the administration of the association.
Rieke Schües has been Managing Director of United Europe since 2019 to bring together pro-European minds across industries and the nation-state.
She was responsible for strategic communications, crisis communications, and public affairs in a global management consultancy between 2013 and 2019. Before that, she worked as a PR consultant in London and Sydney.
Since 2011 she has lectured on the Political Communications Masters course at Zeppelin University and the University of Applied Science Europe and published a number of scientific articles on the internal and external communication of transnational Organizations like the European Union.
Rieke Schües has studied economics, communications, and EU law in London, the Netherlands, and southern Germany.