Christine Kühnel

Dr.-Ing. (TU Berlin), Dipl.-Ing. (CAU Kiel)

+49 (0)30 1208 434 17

Head of Unit


Christine Kühnel has been head of administration at RLI since June 2019. Her responsibilities include finance, personnel and project management as well as IT.

Christine studied industrial engineering in Kiel and finished her doctorate at TU Berlin.

Since then, she has worked at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, the National Academy of Science and Engineering and the German Energy Agency.

In addition to her work, Christine is currently a member of the board of the Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Berlin as well as the professional network Hypatia and is spokeswoman for the Berlin Climate Protection Council.