Anda Ghiran

Policy Analyst – Foresight

Anda joined the Joint Research Centre in March 2018 to focus on foresight activities and communications. With a background in journalism and political science, she is interested in the future of Europe and how to close the gap between citizens, business and European institutions for better policy implementation and a stronger EU. Prior to this, Anda worked in the private sector as Global Energy & Sustainability Policy Manager for Johnson Controls. In this role, she coordinated global cross-business energy and environmental legislative issues by supporting the business in creating policy strategies and advocating for more ambitious energy policies at EU level. She is convinced by the power of cities in driving sustainable change and served as Regional Lead for Central and Eastern Europe in the Building Efficiency Accelerator project, an initiative of the UN Sustainable Energy for All. Anda is a Doctor in International Relations and European Studies; her thesis dealt with the Future of the EU Energy Policy.

Twitter: @AndaGhiran