Graduate Trainee
Giulia Pasquali

Giulia is a Graduate Trainee currently working in the TMT and financial services practices. She previously worked as a Research Assistant in the Peace & Security team at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin, evaluating different countries’ work to prevent and counter violent extremism for the German Interior Ministry. Prior to this, she worked at the Internet Economy Foundation (IE.F) and two economic policy think tanks. She holds a Double MA in International Affairs from Sciences Po Paris and the London School of Economics.

At GC, Giulia works with tech and financial clients across a range of issues in the UK and EU impacting FinTech, social media and digital finance.

Recent examples of her work include:

  • Supporting clients in parliamentary engagement on the online safety debate.
  • Supporting a venture capital firm navigate international political and regulatory developments in cryptocurrencies and central bank digital currencies.
  • Analysing UK and EU political and regulatory trends in digital finance.

Latest Insights by Giulia Pasquali

General Politics

Blockchain and carbon markets: successful union or missed opportunity?

General Politics

As part of their efforts to tackle climate change, businesses are increasingly relying on the buying and selling of credits to offset emissions. This approach was developed at COP26 last year to create new market mechanisms underpinning Article 6 of the Paris Agreement. Amid rising concerns that the lack of transparency and oversight of offsets might lead to greenwashing,…

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Could the EU 2021 Banking Package get stuck in the middle?

Financial Services

The long-awaited package of EU banking reforms presented by the European Commission on October 27th faces a basic challenge of reconciling demands for safeguarding of EU banking competitiveness and upholding the EU’s international commitments. The proposal was fated to face criticism from the outset. The commission, however, has sought to avoid a political stalemate by…

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