Katrin Hagemann joined the Delegation to Kenya in 2019. A German National, she has worked at the EEAS since its inception in 2011. From 2015-2019, she served as the head of the Political Section of the Delegation to Botswana and SADC. She holds a degree in Astronomy and Physics (Wellesley College), a Master's Degree in Astronomy (Cornell University) and a second Master of Advanced International Studies (University of Vienna/Diplomatic Academy Vienna). She began her career at the German Federal Foreign Office before joining the European Union Council Secretariat in 2006.
Katrin is passionate about the environment. She diligently ensures the EU Green agenda features prominently in the EU-Kenya discussions.