Katharina has a long experience in international youth politics. She served as international officer of Junge Liberale (Germany) for several years and is well connected both with LYMEC and its MOs. Besides that she is an elected member of her municipal council. Her main interests are financial markets and human rights. In her professional life…

Felix Schulz Member of Libertas Editorial Team 

Stefania Reynisdóttir  Member of Libertas Editorial Team  Country: Iceland Organization: Uppreisn About: Stefanía Reynisdóttir is a young professional currently living and working in Brussels, Belgium. She holds an MSc in International Relations from the University of Edinburgh where she focused her studies on China’s Foreign Policy behaviour in the Arctic. She also has a Bachelor…

Roland Fink Member of Libertas Editorial Team 

Nikodem Kawonczyk Member of Libertas Editorial Team 

Olena Dudko Member of Libertas Editorial Team 

Khrystyna Khomyk Member of Libertas Editiorial Team About: Khrystyna Khomyk is LYMEC IMS, former International Officer of LYMEC MO “European Youth of Ukraine” and former trainee of Renew Europe Group in the European Parliament.

Christoph Liesen Member of Libertas Editorial Team 

George Meneshian Member of Libertas Editorial Team

Franz Märtl  Member of Libertas Editorial Team  Country: Germany Organization: JULIS About: Franz Märtl is from Germany and he is a member of JULIS (Junge Liberale) since 2017. He is currently leading the editorial office of the JuLi-Member-Magazine and he decided to join the LYMEC Libertas Editorial team recently.

John de Coster Member of Libertas Editorial Team  About:  John de Coster is 24 years old and he was born and raised in Brussels. For about three years, he was one of LYMEC’s member through the Belgian French-speaking « Fédération des Etudiants Libéraux » (FEL). Since then, despite having to renounce any involvement in said organisation, he has tried…

Michael Smollen Member of Libertas Editorial Team  Country: Ireland Organization: Ogra Fianna Fail About:  Michael Smollen is a member of Ógra Fianna Fáil. He works as a corporate finance professional in Dublin, he holds a BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance from Dublin City University and is based in Cavan, Ireland.

Policy and Training Intern

Lucasta Bath (UK) has been highly active in liberal and pro-European politics ever since the 2016 EU referendum. During the campaign, she was elected first Treasurer and then Co-Chair of Oxford Students for Europe. She has also served on the board of the Oxford University Liberal Democrats, including as President during the 2017 General Election.…

Administrative assistant

  Annemiek van Vliet (NL) graduated from the College of Europe in Bruges with a Master’s in International Relations and Diplomacy Studies. She also holds an LLM in International Law and International Human Rights Law. In her academic, professional and voluntary activities, she has been focusing on human rights, migration and the rule of law.…

Pascal Bührig Member of Libertas Editorial Team  Country: Germany (Frankfurt) Organization: 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…

Tiago Dias Member of Libertas Editorial Team  Country: Portugal 

Anton Ebsen Member of Libertas Editorial Team  Country: Denmark Organization: The Danish Social Liberal Party 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 reason he chooses…

Contact – tuuli.helind@gmail.com Tuuli has been a longstanding member of the Estonian Reform Party Youth (ERPY) and havehad the honour during this time to both serve as a Board Member and an International Officer. Throughout the time she has been politically active, she has stood strong for classical liberal values to be reflected in the programme, statements,…

Contact – pieter.sannen@hotmail.com Pieter Sannen

Events and Trainings Officer

Laia COMERMA Events and Trainings Officer Catalonia, JNC Contact: laia(a)lymec.eu Territorial Responsibilities: Andorra, Catalonia, Cyprus, France, Gibraltar, Greece, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Turkey, United Kingdom 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…

Antoaneta ASENOVA PRESIDENT Bulgaria, YMRF Contact: antoaneta(a)lymec.eu Territorial Responsibilities: Bulgaria  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…

Communications Officer

Ida-Maria SKYTTE Communications Officer Finland, SU Contact: ida(a)lymec.eu Territorial Responsibilities: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Norway  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…

Outreach and Cooperation Officer

Ines HOLZEGGER Outreach and Cooperation Officer Austria, JUNOS Contact: ines(a)lymec.eu Territorial Responsibilities: Austria, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland 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…

Treasurer

Marten PORTE Treasurer The Netherlands, JD  Contact: treasurer(a)lymec.eu Territorial responsibilities: Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg 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…

Policy Officer

Germany, LHG/JuLis

Secretary General

Finland, Svensk Ungdom

Vice-President

Sweden, LUF