Dr. Angela Reitmaier was elected to the Board of Transparency International Germany in June 2019. Previously, she chaired the Working Group on International Agreements which focuses on foreign bribery and corporate accountability. She participated in the Peer Reviews of Germany under the UN Convention against Corruption, the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention and the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises. She also worked as consultant for Transparency International headquarters in Berlin.
She started her career at the Ministry of Economics in Bonn and worked as a lawyer in Washington, D.C. and as MDG Advisor at the Kenyan Secretariat of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development and at UNDP in Nairobi.
Angela Reitmaier holds a PhD in European Communities Law from the Free University of Berlin and a Master of Comparative Law for American Practice from the George Washington University. She completed her legal studies at the University of Hamburg.
She is a member of the Steering Committee of the German Global Compact Network.