Alice Steinbrück is Director Strategies and Programmes at the Vodafone Institute. She is responsible for the strategic development of the institute’s programmes as well as heading up research and policy work in our various areas of work. Before she joined the Institute she worked at the Vodafone Foundation, leading the Social Innovation programme. Alice holds a Master of Advanced International Relations from the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna and a Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences from the University of Maastricht. She gained first practical experience in international and non-governmental organisations and has worked as a Senior Consultant at Rambøll Management Consulting, where she published several studies on education, technology, and female entrepreneurship.