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Basje Bender

Business Europe
Basje Bender is an adviser in BusinessEurope’s Internal Market Department. She works amongst others on issues related to the free movement of goods in the Single Market, standardisation and product safety. Prior to joining BusinessEurope she was a trainee at the European Commission (DG Competition) and a PhD candidate in political science at the University of Amsterdam. Her academic research covers EU competition regulation in the European Economic Area, in the EU-Turkey customs union and global competition networks. Basje holds Master degrees in European law and Italian studies from Utrecht University.