A multidisciplinary team
The two founders of Civic Consulting have been leading the company and its team since 20 years:
Dr. Frank Alleweldt
is Managing Director of Civic Consulting and has more than fifteen years of experience in leading economic and legal studies, evaluations, and impact assessments for the European Commission, European Parliament, and for other national and international bodies such as the OECD and the OIE. He specialises in leading and designing the methodology for multi-country and global studies involving interdisciplinary expert teams. Frank has authored and co-authored a large number of study reports and policy briefing papers as well as articles in scientific journals. He regularly presents study results at European and international meetings, including at the European Commission, European Parliament, World Bank, World Trade Organisation, and national governments. Frank has an academic background in environmental studies, economics, and political sciences and possesses a PhD from the Berlin University of Technology. He is fluent in German, English, Dutch, and Turkish, with some knowledge of Spanish.
Dr. Senda Kara
is Partner of Civic Consulting. She specialises in large-scale evaluation studies and policy research projects, with an emphasis on methodology development, designing, and planning of research projects, and stakeholder participation processes. Senda has managed various economic studies, evaluations, and impact assessment projects, covering all subject areas of Civic Consulting. Senda has authored and co-authored a large number of study reports and policy briefing papers as well as articles in scientific journals. She has an academic background in planning studies, sociology, and economics, and possesses a PhD from Berlin University of Technology. Senda is fluent in German, English, and Turkish, with some knowledge of Spanish.