Niels Lachmann

Niels Lachmann currently serves as Managing Editor Content & Country at CELIS Institute.

Niels is also a research assistant at the Department of Law of the University of Southern Denmark, Odense and after completing his Master degree in Law in 2021.

His current interests are within EU law/politics and public international law, namely space law, cyber security and data protection, and last but definitely not least (of course) international investment law. In his Master dissertation, he addressed the question whether international investment law faces a challenge through the growing importance of the digital economy. Previously, as an intern researcher for the Embassy of Luxembourg in Copenhagen, he investigated the situation in the Arctic, including questions related to the law of the sea, and the legal and political aspects of the relationship between Denmark, Greenland and the European Union.

He holds a PhD in Political Science, specifically international politics, from Sciences Po Bordeaux, France, and majored in Modern and Contemporary History from Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany.