Ekrem Eddy Güzeldere is a political scientist from Munich and currently a Non-Resident Senior Research Fellow at Eliamep’s Turkey Program. Since 2018 he has been living and working in Berlin. He holds a PhD (2017) from the University of Hamburg with a thesis on Turkey-Brazil relations in the framework of emerging powers. From 2005 until 2018 he worked in Istanbul for the German political foundation Heinrich Böll, the think tank European Stability Initiative and as a journalist and consultant. Before moving to Istanbul, he worked in the European Parliament in Brussels and for a communication agency in Rome.