Charlotte Bernhard has a Master’s Degree in Economics. She started her working career at the Ministry of Economic Affairs, where she worked for the Directorate for Telecommunications. After a few years, she continued her work for the government at the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment. First on pensions, and later for the Directorate for International Affairs. There she worked on Responsible Business Conduct, the promotion of Decent Work, the SDGs, public procurement and the elimination of Child Labour.