Iulian Mihalache is an International Relations graduate with a keen interest in EU foreign and energy policy and the geopolitics of the Eurasian region. After graduating with Academic Honors from Webster University, he specialized in Peace and Conflict Studies by doing a Master of Science ar Uppsala University in Sweden.

Before joining the Aspen team, Iulian has gained work experience and fostered his academic interests by carrying out traineeships at the Employers’ Group of the European Economic and Social Committee, the European Union Delegation to the OSCE in Vienna and the Permanent Mission of Romania to the International Organizations in Vienna.