Shivona Fernandes-Köhler

Shivona, a German national, joined AK in October 2023, where she has been supporting the team on topics related to telecommunications, cybersecurity, AI and sustainability. Prior to that she was working at the OECD Development Centre, as an Intern within the Networks of Foundations Working for Development, whilst completing her master’s in politics and policy analysis at Bocconi University in Milan. As part of her studies, she drafted a research thesis on GenAI’s potential to create public value in Germany. Additionally, she worked at the strategy consultancy Elephantlogic GmbH in Berlin, primarily focusing on regional tech policy including topics such as the DMA, CSAM, sustainability, and cloud.