Silvia worked as a student assistant at the Chair of Sustainability and Management and studied International Business & Sustainability (M.A.) at the University of Hamburg and was a member of oikos Hamburg student initiative. She received her bachelor’s degree in Culture & Business Studies (B.A.) at Mannheim University where she moreover regularly participated in CSR & sustainability workshops and actively supported the student initiative VISUM e.V. as board member. Silvia gained practical experience as an intern and working student in SMEs in Germany, Ireland and Australia.