Jens Gräfer

Head of International Affairs, Deutsche Bahn 

Dr. Gräfer graduated from Humboldt University Berlin and King’s College London in Law and completed his doctorate (Dr. jur.) at Humboldt University Berlin in 2003.

In the same year he joined Linklaters Oppenhoff und Rädler, a worldwide operating corporate law firm.
In 2006 Dr. Gräfer joined Deutsche Bahn AG as a Senior Counsel in the Legal Department. In 2009 he was appointed Executive Assistant to the Board Member Passenger Transportation and (later on) Transportation and Logistics.

Since 2011 Dr. Gräfer heads Deutsche Bahn’s International Affairs department which interlinks the company with its political stakeholders and business partners for all topics with non-EU countries.