EPC team


Annika Hedberg
Annika Hedberg
Head of Sustainable Prosperity for Europe programme and Senior Policy Analyst
Tel:  +32 (0)2 286.93.75
Twitter: @AnnikaAhtonen

Annika Hedberg is a Senior Policy Analyst and a Head of Sustainable Prosperity for Europe Programme at the European Policy Centre (EPC).

The Programme monitors and analyses developments within Europe’s economy, and discusses how to achieve growth that is economically, socially and environmentally sustainable. While managing EPC’s work on economic governance, transition to cleaner and smarter Europe, and enablers for change (including single market and digital agenda), she specialises in the internal dimension of the EU’s Energy Union, climate action, circular economy and smarter use of resources. She regularly writes, moderates events and speaks on these topics.

Prior to joining the EPC, she worked at the Finnish Business and Policy Forum EVA, a policy think tank based in Helsinki, and at the Finnish Foreign Ministry. She has a LL.M. in Public International Law from the Helsinki University and a BSc in International Relations and History from the London School of Economics.

Internal Responsibilities

Leading Sustainable Prosperity for Europe Programme and contributing to EPC activities on energy, climate, environment, circular economy, industrial transformations, economic governance, EU budget, single market, digital agenda and trade.

Area of expertise

European political economy, energy, climate, environmental issues


English, Finnish

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