Experts & Staff

Stefan Meister

ECFR Alumni · Former Senior Policy Fellow


Stefan Meister used to work for ECFR as Senior Policy Fellow.





Europe needs a reality check on Russia

The EU needs to develop a more realistic assessment of Russia. The often knee-jerk reactions to political developments in Moscow and oversimplified readings of Russian foreign policy inhibit a more pragmatic European approach to Russia.


In the media

Olaf Boehnke and  Stefan Meister on Berlin's scenarios on conflict resolution in Ukraine

Stefan Meister on probability of Putin's new war

Stefan Meister quoted on UE sanctions imposed on Russia

Stefan Meister explains the significance of Angela Merkel's decision to kick American diplomat out of Berlin 

Stefan Meister on Germany-US relations