Marianne Schneider-Petsinger

Senior Research Fellow, US and the Americas Programme


Marianne Schneider-Petsinger is senior research fellow in the US and the Americas Programme at Chatham House, responsible for analysis at the nexus of political and economic issues.

She writes and speaks on global trade, transatlantic economic cooperation and the United States’ use of geo-economic strategies and tools.

Before joining Chatham House in 2016, she managed the Transatlantic Consumer Dialogue, an international membership body representing consumer organizations in the EU and US.

She also worked for a think-tank on transatlantic affairs in the US and an economics ministry in Germany. She is a regular speaker and panellist at events and conferences as well as guest commentator on broadcast news.

She holds a BA in International Affairs and Economics from the University of Maine, and completed her Master’s degree, focusing on International Trade and Finance, at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Past experience

2014-16 Project Manager for the Transatlantic Consumer Dialogue, Consumers International
2012-14 Trade Policy Officer, Ministry of Economic Affairs in the German Free State of Thuringia
2011 Economist / Trade Policy Analyst Trainee, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
2008-10 Public Affairs Programme Coordinator, American Institute for Contemporary German Studies


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