Head of European Affairs
Alexander Privitera a Geoeconomics Non-Resident Senior Fellow at AICGS. He is senior policy adviser at the European Banking Federation and was head of European affairs at Commerzbank AG. He focuses primarily on Germany’s European policies and their impact on relations between the United States and Europe. Previously, Privitera was the Washington-based correspondent for the leading German news channel, N24. As a journalist, over the past two decades he has been posted to Berlin, Bonn, Brussels, and Rome. Privitera was born in Rome, Italy, and holds a degree in political science (international relations and economics) from La Sapienza University in Rome.