Loïk Lütkehus grew up in Brussels, holding dual French and German citizenship. He graduated in 2016 from the University of Exeter and in 2020 from the TU Dresden, from which he holds a BA and MA in International Relations, respectively. In parallel to his studies, Loïk has undertaken internships at the French Council of State in Paris, at the German-French University in Saarbrucken, as well as at the Permanent Representation of Germany at the United Nations in Geneva. His political research interests revolve around international political economy and all aspects of international relations. In addition to his native German and French, Loïk is fluent in English and has intermediate knowledge of Italian.