Experts & Staff

Carla Hobbs

Programme Coordinator, ECFR Madrid


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Carla Hobbs is the programme coordinator of the Madrid office of the European Council on Foreign Relations.

Prior to joining ECFR in 2018, Hobbs worked at the European External Action Service as a Political Officer in the Delegation of the European Union to Chile and previously as a Junior Professional in the EU Delegation to Trinidad and Tobago. Between 2014 and 2016, she was a research assistant in the ECFR Madrid Office, directly supporting the head of the office José Ignacio Torreblanca.

Hobbs holds a Master’s degree in History from the University of Edinburgh and a Master’s degree in International Journalism from City University London.



In the media

Le Mappe della crisi- An interview to Carla Hobbs on the impact of the pandemic on European Digital Sovereignty