Dr. Sonja Witte is Senior Manager at GAULY ADVISORS. She has more than ten years of experience in political communication at local, state, federal and European level at the interface between administration, business and politics. In this area, she was also responsible for accompanying strategic developments in associations and companies in various sectors for many years.
Sonja advises companies, associations and institutions in the fields of public affairs and government relations as well as network communication and stakeholder relations.
From 2014 to 2018, Sonja was Manager for General and European Affairs at the German Association of Local Utilities (VKU). Already in the years 2007 to 2014, she led the association’s office in Brussels. In 2012, she obtained a Ph.D. in political science at the University of Osnabrück, where she has since passed on her practical knowledge of EU policymaking as part of a teaching assignment.
Sonja studied European Economics and Administration at the University of Applied Sciences Bremen, in Cork and in Brussels and holds a Master of European Studies from the University of Tübingen.