Armin is co-founder of WMS and Professor of Law and Economics at HEC Paris. Previously, he was a senior government official serving in the German Ministry of Finance and a lawyer at the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva. Armin held fellowship positions at Oxford University, Harvard University and the Max Planck Institute for Collective Goods in Bonn (Germany).
Daniel holds a Master’s in Global Politics from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and is a medical doctor with medical working experience in Germany and Ghana. As doctoral researcher he conducted clinical research on severe malaria and published in the Malaria Journal and in Intensive Care Medicine.
Lucia is a co-founder of WMS and student at Ecole Polytechnique de Paris, currently a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley. Lucia has contributed to a number of projects at CREST, the Research Centre for Economics and Statistics of France in the field of education accessibility. She has been involved in both studying and organising relief efforts in post-crisis Greece, when large portions of the population lost access to health insurance and informal networks of clinics and pharmacies emerged to help restore at least partial access.
Mathes is Operations Officer of WMS and a Master’s student in International Development at Sciences Po Paris. He holds a Bachelor’s in International Studies from Leiden University with a minor in Human Rights and International Law from the Vrije University of Amsterdam and a study abroad semester in Jerusalem. Mathes has practical experience in the nexus between education and international development as an English teacher in Ecuador, as the International Relations Officer for the MENA region at AIESEC, and currently as a Project Officer at the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN).
WMS Fellows & Supporters
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The WMS team.