Angelika co-founded Fipra Germany in April 2000 after working for ten years as a public affairs consultant specialising in environmental, energy, media and competition issues.

From 1989-1997, Angelika lectured in Political Sciences in Munich and worked in a senior civil service position for the university education of immigrants. From 1983-1989, she was Secretary-General of HELP, a German relief organization the board of which consisted of Members of Parliament drawn from all parties in the German Parliament, the Bundestag. Today she is active on HELP-Hilfe zur Selbsthilfe e.V and is a member of the Manager’s Circle of the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation. She graduated in Political Science, Sociology & Education from the University of Bonn.