Elisa Giannelli is a policy advisor at E3G and she joins ECCO as a policy associate to work in our Governance programme.
Over the past four years, Elisa has been working together with Brussels-based think tanks, NGOs, civil society organisations and policymakers to establish progressive and strong EU climate and energy policies. Elisa is based in Brussels where she currently leads the energy infrastructure and climate governance programmes for the leading climate change think tank E3G.
Elisa holds a BA in International relations and diplomatic affairs from the University of Bologna (Italy) and an MA in European studies from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium), where her thesis focused on the impact of funding on think tanks’ way of working.
Italian by nationality, Elisa speaks Italian, French and English.