Lukas completed a bilingual law degree at the University of Fribourg after his apprenticeship in Swiss finance. Among other places, he worked at the Swiss Embassy in the People’s Republic of China. His research interests include Chinese domestic and foreign policy and Chinese foreign policy strategy processes. He is also Co-Regional Director of foraus Basel. Since completing his MA in European Global Studies at the Europainstitut of the University of Basel, Lukas has been working as a strategy analyst at the Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank.