Teresa grew up in Munich and Berlin, attended French schools in both cities and graduated with the Baccalauréat Français in Berlin. She then gathered work experience as a guest student with director Luk Perceval at the Staatsoper Berlin. She completed internships at film- and advertising companies, including Jeremy Thomas’s Recorded Picture Company and HanWay Films in London, and also as part of the Art Department of Rat Pack Filmproduktion for Die Welle (The Wave) by Dennis Gansel. In 2010 she graduated at the Institut für Marketing und Kommunikation (IMK) in Berlin as Marketing & PR Executive with a diploma in marketing and communication and subsequently worked for Delphi Filmverleih and DCM Productions in Berlin, where she was responsible for distribution, press, and online marketing. Recently, she acted as interpreter on set at the filming of the new movie by Caroline Link in Marrakech, Morocco.