Globalization Institute Events
Trade and Digitalization: Globally Integrating the Transatlantic Marketplace
October 18, 2016 Dallas Fed
Presented by the Dallas Eric M. Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany, the Dallas Committee on Foreign Relations and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Luncheon and Discussion
- October 18, 2016
11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
About Daniel Andrich
Andrich has been president and CEO of the Representative of German Industry and Trade (RGIT) since July 1, 2016. The representative of the RGIT represents the interests of the German business community to the U.S. administration, Congress and international organizations based in Washington. In this role, Andrich serves as liaison of the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry and the Federation of German Industries (BDI) in Washington, DC. RGIT is also supported by Germany’s Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy.
Prior to this appointment, from 2008 to 2016, Andrich worked for the Federation of German Industries, one of RGIT’s principals in Berlin. At BDI, he was senior policy advisor for global governance and trade promotion and, most recently, executive assistant to BDI President Ulrich Grillo. In 2012, Andrich worked at RGIT as a visiting fellow and senior policy advisor. He holds a master’s degree in political and social science, and history from the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster.