Geoeconomics Fellow, US and the Americas Programme
Marianne Schneider-Petsinger

Contact information

+44 (0)20 7389 3279


Marianne Schneider-Petsinger is responsible for analysis at the nexus of political and economic issues.

Before joining Chatham House, 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.

Her research interest lies in the area of trade and transatlantic economic cooperation.

Marianne completed her graduate studies focusing on international trade and finance at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Tufts University) and the John F Kennedy School (Harvard University).

She holds a BA in International Affairs and Economics from the University of Maine.

Marianne is originally from Germany and spent almost ten years in the US.

Areas of expertise

  • Geoeconomic strategy and positioning of the US
  • Trade
  • International economics
  • Transatlantic relations

Past experience

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