Yannik Bendel is EU Policy Officer at TI EU advocating for EU institutional change with a focus on transparency reform. This includes work around lobbying, open government and open data. He is also in charge of running and rolling out the online platform Integrity Watch.

Before joining TI, Yannik has worked at the public sector teams of PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Ramboll Management Consulting, as research assistant for the Varieties of Democracy Project and for the European division of the German Foreign Ministry. Yannik holds undergraduate degree in Philosophy and Economics and a master’s degree in International Administration & Global Governance