Mariana is a Consultant with MicroEnergy International GmbH, promoting climate-compatible development in emerging and transitional economies through innovative business models and technologies. Prior to this, she worked as a consultant and regional coordinator for a London-based carbon project developer, focusing on carbon asset origination under UNFCCC’s CDM and JI. Mariana’s work focuses on clean energy business development, project management, methodology and climate-related advisory, and training and capacity building. She is a Certified Expert in Climate and Renewable Energy Finance (Frankfurt School - UNEP Collaborating Centre.), MSc in Carbon Management (University of Edinburgh), and a double Bachelors in International Business (CEU Business School and Universita Bocconi).