Jan Techau

Director, Richard C. Holbrooke Forum, American Academy in Berlin


Jan Techau is Director of the American Academy in Berlin’s Richard C. Holbrooke Forum. He works on EU integration and foreign policy, transatlantic affairs, and German for- eign and security policy. From March 2011 to August 2016, Techau was Director of Carnegie Europe, the European think tank of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. From February 2010 until February 2011, Techau served in the NATO Defense College’s Research Division. He was Director of the Alfred von Oppenheim Center for European Policy Studies at the German Council on For- eign Relations (DGAP) in Berlin between 2006 and 2010.