Alissa grew up in a small town near Hanover and soon found her enthusiasm for languages and other cultures, so she decided at the age of 16 to go to France to learn the French language.
After her high school diploma, she decided to pursue her passion for languages and studied translation at the University of Leipzig with the languages French and Spanish. During her studies followed various stays abroad to perfect her French and Spanish skills. Among other things, she spent several months in Madrid, two university trimesters at the Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona and one academic year at the Universidad de Concepción in Chile. Through her longer stays abroad, she got to know the different conditions of the Spanish and Chilean culture.
After graduation, she worked for 2 years in Hamburg but then decided to turn her back on the bad weather and move back to Madrid. In BICG, Alissa represents the Personal Assistant position, where her language and culture skills are very useful.