Franca König

Freelance political advisor and speaker

Main focus: European security

Languages: German, English, French, Dutch, Spanish

City: Berlin

State: Berlin

Country: Germany

Topics: female leadership, cyber

Services: Talk, Moderation, Workshop management, Consulting, Coaching, Interview

  Willing to travel for an event.

  Willing to talk for nonprofit.


Franca König studied Political Science and European Studies in Maastricht, Oxford and Berlin. She has a focus on security policy and police cooperation, and has worked in different capacities in government, academia, civil society and international organisations, including Europol and the UN Conference on Disarmament. After having completed her PhD on EU police cooperation, Franca currently works as a freelance political advisor, analyst and speaker for practitioners from the field of internal security. She can offer expertise on European and international security, specifically in the areas of cyber, terrorism and serious organised crime. Thanks to her doctoral research among other things she also brings in-depth knowledge on Europol, policing and international cooperation mechanisms to the table.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

Rethinking Europe's Security: East and South

Rundtischgespräch mit sicherheitspolitischen Experten aus Deutschland und Italien im Auslandsbüro Italien der Konrad Adenauer Stiftung und in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Aspen Insitut Italien und IASEM - Istituto Alti Studi Euro Mediterranei.

This talk is in: English