Representative for Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova
Felix Hett is the FES Representative for Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova since October 2022. He has been with FES since 2009, first in Moscow, then for 5 years as a desk officer for Belarus, the Russian Federation and Ukraine in Berlin. From January 2017 to September 2022, he headed the FES Office for the South Caucasus, based in Tbilisi, Georgia. Felix Hett studied political sciences in Leipzig, Vilnius and Minsk.
Mariia has been working with the FES since 2014 focusing on Ukraine’s foreign and energy policies. Previously she had experience in civic education aimed to advance Ukraine’s European integration with one of the leading Ukrainian think-tanks. Mariia holds an M.A. in Political Science from the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Kyiv, Ukraine) and Friedrich Schiller University (Jena, Germany). She is also studying Strategic Communications at King’s College London.
Maria has been working with the FES since 2014 focusing on social policy, labour issues, youth policy. Maria studied law in "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy" (Kyiv, Ukraine) and has an LL.M degree from University of Turin (Turin, Italy). She had an internship at the International Training Center of the International Labor Organization (ITC ILO) in Turin, Italy.