Maria works as a Grants Officer and is responsible for supporting the Fossil Free Energy initiative and its objectives.
Before joining the ECF, Maria worked in a Dutch consultancy and prior to that she was supporting the European Innovation Council’s Accelerator programme at the European Commission.
She holds a MSc in Applied Anthropology from the University of Amsterdam and a BA in Political Science from Vilnius University. Maria is Lithuanian and is happy to have a conversation in English, Spanish or Lithuanian, and is currently working on her Dutch skills.
Bike trips, books, volunteering, art events and documentary films – are among the activities that weave into her everyday life.