Maira joined AmCham EU in November 2020 as a Senior Policy Adviser. She is responsible for the Security, Defence and Space Committee, the Financial Services Committee, along with the Sustainable Finance Task Force.
Prior to joining AmCham EU, Maira previously worked as a Policy Adviser for the Association of North German Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Brussels. During her studies, she worked at the Chair for International Relations and Transatlantic Studies as a Research Assistant and interned at the NATO Defense College.
Maira holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and American Studies and a Master’s Degree in Political Science with a focus on US foreign policy, transatlantic and international relations from the University of Regensburg, Germany.
Maira is a German national with a German-Argentinian family background. She speaks German, English, and Spanish, has a good command of French and basic knowledge of Italian.