Head of Environmental Policy Unit, Environment, Climate and Social Office, Projects Directorate, European Investment Bank (EIB)
Eva was appointed Head of the Environmental Policy Unit in the Environment, Climate and Social Office of the European Investment Bank on 1 May 2022. Previously to her appointment as Head of Unit, she was the Lead Environment and Biodiversity Specialist.
She leads the EIB’s efforts to support EU and international biodiversity policies, increase the availability of finance to drive natural capital transformation, mainstream biodiversity in Bank operations, and build an understanding in sustainable infrastructure and sustainable finance, biodiversity and ecosystem risks and impacts as well as biodiversity valuation and accounting. She is one of the originators of the EIB/EC Natural Capital Financing Facility.
Prior to joining the EIB she was an environment specialist at the Asian Development Bank. She has over 20 years of experience in environmental impact assessment, natural resource management and biodiversity conservation and has worked extensively across Europe, Asia, the Pacific and Africa with various development agencies and projects.