Manuela is the head of the Office for BiH in the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) from August 2019. There are more than fifteen years of experience in development banking with an emphasis on the infrastructure and energy sector. Earlier, Manuela was performed by the duties of the Assistant Director for Policy and Partnerships, Counselors of the Vice President and the General Banker in the Business Group Energi, and Sustainable Infrastructure. In these roles worked on financing projects and loans from the public sector in Egypt, Ukraine, Georgia, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Mongolia. Germany is a citizen and a master's degree in international economy and acquired MBA graduation at London Business School.