Helena Teschner is Senior Expert for Politics and Regulatory Affairs at the German Energy Storage Association (BVES), which she joined in 2013. Ms. Teschner develops political and regulatory positions for BVES, representing the organization and its members on national and international level. Previously, she worked at the transmission system operator 50Hertz, where she was responsible for coordination activities amongst 50Hertz and the three other German transmission system operators. She also represented 50Hertz internationally at the European Association of Transmission System Operators (ENTSO-E) and in bilateral initiatives. Ms. Teschner received her Master's degree in Economics from Georg-August University in Göttingen in 2008.