Malou van Draanen Glismann

International Relations and Chinese
London School of Economics



Student Intern

Adverit Legal Kanzlei, Chappuzeau & Partners, Hamburg| 2020

Assisted with original presentations on German law, especially state organisation, criminal law and commercial law for a law seminar
Assisted with creating original marketing materials aimed at communicating German law principles to non-law professionals
Student Intern

SSC Management Consult, Frankfurt (Main) | 2020

Assisted with data analysis and reports for personal capacity management
Conducted a trend review for banking strategies
created original presentations on Sparkassen development
Student Intern
KfW Development Bank, Frankfurt (Main)| 2019

Interned at the Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq Department in Governance and Peace
Assisted with organizing the first meeting of the Iraq Reform, Recovery, and Reconstruction fund (I3RF)
Assisted in conducting interviews on Remote Monitoring strategies (RMMV)
Student Intern

Global Politics Consultancy, Hamburg | 2018

Assisted with planning and organization of social-development projects and conducted an internal report on project management


London School of Economics

BSc International Relations and Chinese| 2020 -2024

Awarded a First for 2020/21 in all modules studied (International Relations, International History, and Intercultural Communication with a focus on China, as well as Mandarin).
Moduls in 2021/22 include International Political Economy, Foreign Policy Analysis, Mandarin for IR, and Intermediary Mandarin
in 2022/23: one year at Fudan University in Shanghai and Bachelor thesis in Mandarin
Rudolf-Steiner-School, Hamburg-Bergstedt

German Highschool Diploma | 2007-2020

GPA: 1,0 (highest achievable grade) Focus on Politics, Society and History
Yale University

Yale Young Global Scholars Program | 2019

Summer program in International Affairs and Globalisation, Capstone project on international law and espionage


Academic Representative for BSc IR and Chinese (2020-2022)

Vice President of LSE ́s International Relations Club, the “Grimshaw Club” (2021- 2022)


Full scholarship for Bachelor degree, Stiftung des Deutschen Volkes (German National Foundation)

Representative of the European Youth Event at the European Commission for Culture and Education (2018)

European Competition (2018) State Jury Award for media project on European history


Language Skills

German (native)
English (native)
Dutch (native) French (B1)
Mandarin (A2)
Research experience and strong writing skills
Even organisation experience
Panel chairing experience

Experience in conducting market and competitive reviews
experience with Excell and Microsoft Office