Sophie Rigaudie is an Associate in the EU Institutional Relations programme. Working closely with ECF grantees and partners, she focuses on activities to enhance political support for the European Green Deal. In her portfolio, she also follows closely the EU institutions politics on the European Green Deal and support the different teams in that regard.
Sophie moved to Brussels in 2020 to work as a trainee in the Climate Action Network Europe, mainly focusing on industrial decarbonisation and governance policy. She then gained experience as a trainee for the Chair of the environmental committee at the European Parliament, where she focused on the different European Green deal files.
Sophie holds an MSc Degree in Environmental policy from Sciences Po Grenoble and a double BSc Degree in Law and Political science from the University of Lyon (FR).
A true travel and nature lover, she keeps embarking herself on new backpacking adventures across the continent!