Associate Director
Aniko Zsebik

Anikó is a Senior Associate in the Central & Eastern Europe, Russia and Eurasia practice. She has more than a decade of experience in political and public policy analysis, chiefly focusing on investment promotion, European integration, cross-cutting issues in international development cooperation and political communication. She has advised senior politicians and policymakers in her various roles in the Hungarian foreign service and the EEAS, working in Hungary, Belgium, Japan, and most recently in the UK.  

At Global Counsel, Anikó works with clients from the pharmaceutical, financial services, telecommunications and energy and sectors to advise them on political and policy developments in the Baltic, Central European and Western Balkan regions.

Recent examples of her work include:

  • Supporting an international pharma client in better understanding and navigating political, macroeconomic and policy developments in 16 markets across Central and Eastern Europe.  
  • Advising corporates and trade associations on the impact stemming from the political risks associated with the negotiations of the EU budget. 
  • Working with a telecommunication company to identify government plans and funding sources for the introduction of an advanced technology in Poland and Romania.

Latest Insights by Anikó Zsebik

General Politics

How the war in Ukraine sets the to-do-list of the prospective Hungarian government

General Politics

While the repercussions of the Russian invasion of Ukraine can be felt globally, the surrounding region is undoubtedly the most affected. The Baltics and Central European countries face an existential threat and are looking for security guarantees from the international community. A reprioritisation of public spending is inevitable due to economic worries and the strain…

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