Our Team

Our Team

Ramona Ianuș

Coordinator

Mihaela Popa

Deputy Director
Mihaela studied Political Science in French at Bucharest University and Université Libre de Bruxelles, completing afterwards 2 Master Degrees, one in International Relations at Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and another one in European Affairs at the Institute ...

Claudia Gherman

Affiliated Expert - Health Policies
Claudia studied Political Science at the University of Bucharest and at l’École des hautes études en sciences sociales in Paris. Her fields of expertise include the public and digital health policies, having work experience in the pharmaceutical ...

Gabriel Trăistaru

Affiliated Expert - Energy policy
Gabriel studied at the Faculty of Political Science from the University of Bucharest, from which he also obtained a master degree in European Studies, holding a particular preference for the energy policy of the EU. He has ...

Dumitru Oprițoiu

Project Manager
Dumitru holds a Bachelor in History from the West University Timișoara and a Master degree in International Relations and Development Studies from the same university. His main points of interest are Europe’s and EU integration history, as ...

Sabina Strîmbovschi

Publications Officer
Sabina Strîmbovschi is a foreign affairs counselor at the Chamber of  Commerce and Industry of Romania. She holds a PhD in political science at the National School of Political and Administrative Studies in Bucharest. She benefitted from ...

Ana-Cristina Dobrișan

Communication Officer
Cristina studied quantitative sociology at Université Lille 3 – Charles de Gaulle and then followed a Master Programme in European Studies at the Institute of European Studies, Brussels. Her fields of interest include: social and inclusion policies, ...

Iulia Ghiță

Affiliated Expert
Iulia holds a bachelor degree in International Relations and European Studies from the University of Bucharest and a Master degree in Political Science at the Free University of Brussels, with teaching in French and main specialty in ...

Tana Foarfă

Director
Tana completed a bachelor degree in Political Science at Université Libre de Bruxelles and hold a Master Degree in European Studies from KU Leuven, EU External Relations module. During her licence she was first member and then ...

Alina Popescu

Events Coordinator
Alina Popescu is an EU affairs consultant in the digital sector for cultural and creative industry in Brussels. She has a bachelor degree in Law at the Bucharest University, being specialized in EU Law and a Master ...

Elena Gozun

Affiliated Expert - Fake news and disinformation
Elena studied at the Faculty of Political Science from the National School of Political and Administrative Studies and also at the Faculty of International Economic Relations from the Economic Studies Academy of Romania. After 2-year experience in ...

Eva Chitul

Affiliated Expert - Brexit
Eva holds a master degree in EU international relations and diplomatic studies from College of Europe – Bruges and a bachelor degree in politics and international relations from Essex University, UK. Eva currently works as a consultant ...

Laura Veza – Vișan

Affiliated Expert - Social Policies
Laura holds 2 Masters in European Studies from Paris-Sorbona University and Babeș-Bolyai University from Cluj-Napoca. She holds a bachelor degree in modern languagess from Transilvania University from Brașov and has work experience as an authorized translator. Laura ...

Neculai-Cristian Șurubaru

Affiliated Expert
After a bachelor in Political Science completed at the University of Bucharest, Cristian completed a master degree at Central European University (CEU) from Budapest and specialized in EU policy and administration at Maastricht University. Cristian worked for ...

Cezara Panait

Affiliated Expert
Cezara is a student at the Law Faculty of the University of Bucharest. Due to the numerous activities accomplished during her bachelor degree, she managed to harvest her passion for EU affairs. The most important professional experiences ...

Iulia Diana Racoviță

Affiliated Expert
Diana holds a bachelor degree in International Relations and European studies from the Faculty of Political Science of the Political and Administrative Studies University of Bucharest. She has also obtained her master degree in European Studies at ...

Laurențiu Pleșca

Intern
Laurențiu is a student in the third year of the Faculty of Political Science, University of Bucharest. He speaks 3 foreign languages: English, Italian and Russian. His main points of interest in the policy field are: Romania’s ...

Bogdan Deleanu

Honorary Member

Alin Cristian Mituţa

Honorary Member
Alin was part of the technocrat government led by Dacian Cioloș, being the head of cabinet of the Prime Minister, as well as head of cabinet of the Chancellor. He also worked in the European Parliament, Council ...

Cristina Stănculescu

Honorary Member