Damian Boeselager is a Member of the European Parliament. He holds degrees in Philosophy & Economics from University of Bayreuth and a dual-Master in Public Administration from the Hertie School of Governance and Columbia University’s SIPA in New York City. Damian co-founded Volt – a pan-European, progressive and pragmatic Europe-wide movement with the aim of reforming the European continent and solving the big challenges of our time, including migration and asylum. In the European Parliament, Damian focuses on creating a real European parliamentary democracy, with a focus on establishing regular migration for talent to come to Europe and setting up a common, fair and fast European asylum system. Damian was one of the negotiators on the Blue Card Directive, an EU tech talent visa.

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