Claudia is Head of Sustainability and Chief Operating Officer at Policy Connect and directly manages the work of the Westminster Sustainable Business Forum (WSBF).
As Chief Operating Officer, Claudia provides Policy Connect's Chief Executive with strategic and operational oversight of Policy Connect’s administrative, financial and HR capabilities and advises Policy Connect Board Members on key strategic issues.
As Head of the Sustainability department, Claudia oversees all of Policy Connect's sustainability-themed work on energy and climate change, the circular economy and sustainable resources, the built environment, natural capital and infrastructure.
As Manager of the WSBF, Claudia coordinates the group’s programme of work on promoting effective sustainability policy in the UK and bringing key business leaders and Parliamentarians together around the table to discuss and inform on sustainability policy issues. She is currently managing the impact work from the WSBF's recent research inquiry into domestic energy efficiency
Claudia holds a Masters degree in International Political Economy from King's College London and a Bachelor's degree in European Studies from the University of Passau, Germany. Her past experiences include working for Stakeholder Forum, an international organisation dedicated to advancing sustainable development at a global level, as well as roles at the central bank in Germany and in the private sector in Spain.
In her spare time, Claudia enjoys exploring London's world of museums, art galleries, and restaurants, running, playing squash, reading, and travelling.