Our Team

IISD has over 150 full-time staff, plus more than 100 associates and consultants working around the world and across many disciplines. We are chemists and biologists. We are political scientists, lawyers, and economists. We are researchers, reporters and communications experts. Above all, we're connected by our dedication to sustainable development.

Economic Law and Policy

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Nathalie Bernasconi-Osterwalder

Executive Director, IISD Europe; Senior Director, Economic Law & Policy

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Greg Radford

Director, IGF

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Isabelle Ramdoo

Deputy Director, IGF

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Benjamin Simmons

Director, Sustainable Infrastructure

Ieva Barsauskaite

Ieva Baršauskaitė

Senior Policy Advisor

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Maria Barral

Communications Officer

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Andrea Bassi

Senior Associate

Ronja Bechauf

Ronja Bechauf

Policy Analyst

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Grégoire Bellois

Policy advisor

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Steffany Bermúdez

Policy Analyst

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Tumpa Bithy

Program Assistant

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Jonathan Bonnitcha

Senior Associate

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Sarah Brewin

Associate, Advisor Agriculture and Investment

Yelena Bugakova, IISD Program Assistant, Economic Law and Policy

Yelena Bugakova

Senior Program Assistant

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Facundo Calvo

Policy Analyst, Trade and Agriculture

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Edoardo Carlucci

Policy Analyst, Sustainable Finance

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Liesbeth Casier

Lead, Public Procurement and Sustainable Infrastructure Policy and Coordinator of the NBI Global Resource Centre

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Rodrigo Chavez

Program Financial Analyst

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Aaron Cosbey

Senior Associate

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Mohamed Coulibaly

Associate

Emma Cutler

Emma Cutler

System Dynamics Analyst

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Ramon Dator

Program Financial Analyst

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Caroline Dommen

Senior Associate

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Ellyn Duke-Watson

Communications Assistant

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Tristan Easton

Senior Project Manager

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Sara Elder

Senior Policy Advisor, Standards Workstream

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Tristan Irschlinger

Policy Advisor, Fisheries Subsidies

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Rashmi Jose

Policy Advisor

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Michail Kapetanakis

Research Analyst

Abas Kinda, Associate, IISD

Abas Kinda

Associate

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Cristina Larrea

Lead II, Sustainability Standards

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Thomas Lassourd

Senior Policy Advisor, Tax and Extractives

Lysiane Lefebvre, IISD Project Assistant, Economic Law and Policy

Lysiane Lefebvre

Senior Project Assistant

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Brice Li

Project Manager

Erika Luna Perez, Junior Policy Analyst, IISD

Erika Luna Perez

Junior Policy Analyst

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Nyaguthii Maina

Associate

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Rebecca Meaton

Senior Office Administrator

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Sally Millett

Communications Officer

Hafiz Mirza

Hafiz Mirza

Lead, Responsible Agricultural Investment Research

Kulthoum Motsumi

Kulthoum Motsumi

Associate

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Clémence Naré

Senior Law Advisor, IGF

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Suzy H. Nikièma

Lead, Sustainable Investment

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Andreas Oeschger

Junior Policy Analyst

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Aanuoluwa Ogundipe

Communications Assistant

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Josef Ostřanský

Policy Advisor

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Georg Pallaske

Associate

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Elka Parveva-Kern

Senior Project Manager

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David Perri

Senior Communications Officer, Economic Law and Policy

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Marion Provencher Langlois

Gender Analyst

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Alexandra Readhead

Lead, Tax and Extractives

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Marina Ruete

Associate

Florencia Sarmiento, IISD Policy Analyst

Florencia Sarmiento

Policy Analyst

Stefanie Schacherer

Stefanie Schacherer

Associate

Lukas Schaugg

Lukas Schaugg

International Law Analyst

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Susan Sekirime

Project Manager

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Morten Siersted

Senior Associate

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Lionel Simeon

Project Manager

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Jaqueline Taquiri

Policy Advisor, Tax and Extractives

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Viola Tarus

Policy Advisor, Tax and Extractives

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Ege Tekinbas

Senior Policy Advisor, Gender Equity

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Flavia Thomé

Head of Operations, Economic Law and Policy, and Advisor to the President & CEO on Project Operations

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Alice Tipping

Lead, Sustainable Trade and Fisheries Subsidies

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Mianú Ortega Trujillo

Research Analyst

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Ronald Tundang

Associate

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Laura Turley

Associate

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David Uzsoki

Senior Advisor & Lead, Sustainable Finance

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Vivek Voora

Senior Associate

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Meizhen Wang

Policy Analyst II

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Sean Woolfrey

Senior Advisor & Research Coordinator

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Mavra Zehra

Project Manager, Economic Law and Policy

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Samantha Zhang

Policy Analyst

Energy

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Peter Wooders

Senior Director, Energy

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Christopher Beaton

Lead, Sustainable Energy Consumption

Charly Blais

Charly Blais

Communications Officer

Olivier Bois von Kursk, IISD Policy Analyst

Olivier Bois von Kursk

Policy Analyst

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Richard Bridle

Senior Policy Advisor

Aia Brnic

Aia Brnic

Communications Officer

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Laura Cameron

Policy Analyst

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Angela Carter

Specialist, Energy Transitions

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Vanessa Corkal

Senior Policy Advisor, Canada Energy Transitions

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Lucile Dufour

Senior Policy Advisor

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Nichole Dusyk

Senior Policy Advisor

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Vibhuti Garg

Associate and Senior Energy Specialist

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Siddharth Goel

Senior Policy Advisor

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Philip Gass

Lead, Transitions

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Anna Geddes

Associate

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Ivetta Gerasimchuk

Director, Sustainable Energy

Richard Halsey

Richard Halsey

Policy Advisor

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Natalie Jones

Policy Advisor

Jonas Kuehl

Jonas Kuehl

Policy Analyst

Tara Laan

Tara Laan

Senior Associate

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Lucky Lontoh

Associate and Country Coordinator

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Huma Malik

Program Financial Analyst

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Eco Matser

Senior Policy Advisor

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Tom Moerenhout

Associate

Greg Muttitt

Greg Muttitt

Co-Lead, Sustainable Energy Supplies

Chido Muzondo

Chido Muzondo

Policy Advisor

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Yuliia Oharenko

Associate

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Angela Picciariello

Senior Researcher

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Anas Rahman

Policy Advisor

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Swasti Raizada

Policy Advisor

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Zachary Rempel

Policy Analyst

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Paulina Resich

Senior Communications Officer

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Lourdes Sanchez

Senior Policy Advisor and Lead, Indonesia

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Myriam Schmid

Senior Operations Manager, Energy

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Shruti Sharma

Senior Policy Advisor

Ronald Steenblik, IISD Senior Fellow

Ronald Steenblik

Senior Fellow

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Anissa Suharsono

Associate

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Vasileia Tsiatoura

Project Manager

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Balasubramanian Viswanathan

Policy Advisor

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Amelia Wainright

Communications Assistant

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Lukas Welker

Impact Tracking Analyst

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Anna Zamparo

Project Manager

Water

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Matthew McCandless

Senior Director, Fresh Water & Executive Director, IISD-ELA

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Pauline Gerrard

Deputy Director, IISD-ELA

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Dimple Roy

Director, Water Management

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Sumeep Bath

Editorial & Communications Manager, IISD Experimental Lakes Area

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Erin Bend

Senior Officer, Philanthropy, IISD-ELA

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Paul Blanchfield

Research Fellow

Blake Cooney

Blake Cooney

Chemist I, IISD-ELA

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Cyndy Desjardins

Food Web Biologist

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Paul Fafard

Field Sampling Technician II, IISD-ELA

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Richard Grosshans

Lead, Bioeconomy

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Bill Hamlin

Associate

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Sonya Havens

Research Chemist, IISD-ELA

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Chris Hay

Scientific Data Officer

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Lauren Hayhurst

Fisheries Research Biologist II, IISD-ELA

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Hans Herrmann

Senior Associate

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Scott Higgins

Research Scientist, IISD-ELA

Petra Kiwan, IISD Project Manager

Petra Kiwan

Project Manager

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Lee Hrenchuk

Senior Biologist, IISD-ELA

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Donna Laroque

Program Assistant, IISD-ELA

Ted Lawrence

Ted Lawrence

Executive Director, IISD-ACARE

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Murray MacKay

Research Fellow

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Josée Méthot

Senior Policy Specialist, Water

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Roger Mollot

Operations Manager II, IISD-ELA

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Payton Morrisseau

Outreach Assistant, IISD-ELA

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Hisham Osman

Research Fellow

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Vince Palace

Head Research Scientist, IISD-ELA

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Michael Paterson

Senior Research Scientist, IISD-ELA

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Jim Perry

Associate

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Louie Porta

Senior Associate

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Marina Puzyreva

Policy Advisor

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Ashley Rawluk

Policy Advisor

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Michael Rennie

Research Fellow, IISD-ELA

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Thomas Saleh

Policy Advisor, Data and Technology; IISD-ELA

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Ken Sandilands

Biologist - Field Coordinator, IISD-ELA

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Joey Simoes

Hydrologist II

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Madeline Stanley

Policy Advisor

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Darren Swanson

Senior Associate

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Lauren Timlick

Biologist II - Ecotoxicology, IISD-ELA

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Sarah Warrack

Outreach and Education Officer, IISD-ELA

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Dilber Yunus

Outreach Officer, IISD-ELA

Administration and Finance

Martha Casey, IISD Vice-President, Operations and Business Transformation

Martha Casey

Vice-President, Operations and Business Transformation

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Grace Mota

Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer

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Lama Abdellatif

Junior Project Manager and Proposal Coordinator

Merrivee Anciano

Merrivee Anciano

Controller

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Kanwulia Amoye

Program Financial Analyst

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Angelica Arceo

Accounting Assistant

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Ahmed Babou

Director of Geneva Finance, Administration and Donor Reporting

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Ramon Dator

Program Financial Analyst

Kamal Dirie, Program Financial Analyst, IISD

Kamal Dirie

Program Financial Analyst

Geoff Donaldson

Geoff Donaldson

Database Research and Stewardship Officer

Melissa Downey

Melissa Downey

Program Financial Analyst

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Tristan Easton

Senior Project Manager

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Vanessa Guidorizzi

Program Assistant

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Karen Goulding

Manager, Contracts and Administration

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Crystal Hood

Senior Executive Assistant & Corporate Secretary

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Marilou Ibe

Controller, IISD-ELA

Aqsa Irfan

Aqsa Irfan

Accounting Assistant

Petra Kiwan, IISD Project Manager

Petra Kiwan

Project Manager

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Donna Laroque

Program Assistant, IISD-ELA

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Brice Li

Project Manager

Karishma Lodariya

Karishma Lodariya

Contract Administrator

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Huma Malik

Program Financial Analyst

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Maria Martirez

Senior Accounting Assistant

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Rebecca Meaton

Senior Office Administrator

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Elias Mukozi

Senior Accounting Manager

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Elka Parveva-Kern

Senior Project Manager

Jocelyn Quijano, Junior Project Accountant

Jocelyn Quijano

Financial Support Analyst

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Vickie Roberts

Senior Payroll and Benefits Administrator

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Myriam Schmid

Senior Operations Manager, Energy

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Gloria Sengutuvan

Project and Country Support Hub Manager

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Susan Sekirime

Project Manager

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Catherine Senecal

Program Manager

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Anastasia Tertigka

Executive Assistant

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Vasileia Tsiatoura

Project Manager

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Anna Zamparo

Project Manager