Author: Pascal Bührig E-Mail: p.buehrig@gmail.com Country: Germany, Frankfurt Affiliation: Junge Liberale About: In times of heated emotional debates where the loudest voices declare onesideness and self-righteousness “virtues”, liberalism has a unique call: Instead of forcing the world into an ideological shape, as I have believed for many years as a socialist, liberals must make out…

Tiago Dias Email: dias.tfbd@gmail.com Country: Portugal, Porto

Anton Ebsen Member of Libertas Editorial Team  Country: Denmark, DK Organization: The Danish Social Liberal Party Contact: anton.ebsen@gmail.com About: Anton is passionate about the European community and he is a former candidate for the European Parliament elections in Denmark. Among his visions is to see more young people who are politically represented and for that…

Contact – erki.raja@gmail.com Erki is 26 years old, lives in Estonia and works as a management consultant at PwC. He has been active in the Estonian Reform Party and its youth organization (ERPY) for 8 years and has taken part in LYMEC activities for the past 5 years. He has also been the International Officer of…

Contact – jesajan@gmail.com Jelena Jesajana is a Secretary General of Latvian liberal party Latvijas attīstībai, she was LYMEC’s Board member between 2014 – 2016, elected as an IMS representative. Jelena believes that Equality and Diversity is a key to any organisation’s successful long-term development. Having both IMS and party affiliations’ experience, Jelena is eager to…

Bureau member

Laia COMERMA Bureau member Catalonia, JNC Contact: laia(a)lymec.eu Territorial Responsibilities: About: Laia has been involved in international politics for the last five years, both in the academic or professional field and in youth politics. She is a firm believer in the liberal values, democracy, human rights and the rule of law, and is passionate about…

Antoaneta ASENOVA PRESIDENT Bulgaria, YMRF Contact: antoaneta(a)lymec.eu Territorial Responsibilities: About: Antoaneta is a Bulgarian citizen, member of Youth MRF working in Brussels, Belgium. She is passionate about the integration of the Western Balkan states, migration and asylum policy, the questions of equal citizenship and minority rights, as well as the EU institutional reforms and the…

Bureau member

Ida-Maria SKYTTE Bureau member Finland, SU Contact: ida(a)lymec.eu Territorial Responsibilities: About: Ida-Maria is currently working at the Finnish Parliament as an assistant to the Minister of Justice, Anna-Maja Henriksson. She has previously worked as an intern at Liberal International. Ida-Maria has also a long background in Svensk Ungdom (full member of LYMEC) and its mother…

Bureau Member

Ines HOLZEGGER Bureau member Austria, JUNOS Contact: ines(a)lymec.eu Territorial Responsibilities:  About:  Before being elected to the LYMEC Bureau, Ines served as vice-president of the Austrian liberal students (JUNOS Studierende) and as member of the national board of JUNOS (Junge Liberale NEOS) as International Officer and was responsible for the contact with the Austrian youth council.…

Treasurer

Marten PORTE Treasurer The Netherlands, JD  Contact: treasurer(a)lymec.eu About: Marten started his political work at his local chapter of the Jonge Democraten (JD) in the Netherlands where he served for two years. After that he entered into the national board on a full-time basis combining the positions of Treasurer and International Officer. He is a…

Bureau member

Germany, LHG/JuLis

Secretary General

Finland, Svensk Ungdom

Vice-President

Sweden, LUF