I am assigned to the Permanent Mission of Romania to the United Nations since August 2011.In this capacity, I am in charge of development issues in the General Assembly, Second Committee and ECOSOC. Prior to that, I was part of the team handling strategic economic projects at the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania.
Graduate of the Academy of Economic Studies, specialized in International Trade and Marketing and of the Romanian – American University, specialized in European Economics, in Bucharest. I hold an MA in Geopolitics and International Relations from the Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest (2011).
I am fluent in English, French and have basic knowledge of Spanish.
I currently serve as Vice-Chair of the Second Committee of the UNGA68.In this capacity I chaired over various meetings on topics covered by the agenda of the Second Committee, but also joint meetings with ECOSOC and the dialogue with the Executive Secretaries of the UN Regional Commissions. Another key task was to coordinate and manage the negotiations processes of the resolutions under my purview, such as development issues specific to countries in special situations - the Least Developed Countries and Landlocked Developing Countries, eradication of poverty and other development issues.
I am the main representative of Romania in the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals, sharing a seat with Poland, substantively contributing to the development of a vision for the future that rests on the core values of human rights, equality and sustainability.
I am currently serving in the Bureau for the Preparatory Committee for the Third International Conference on Small Islands Developing States. The position has the main attributions the organization of two sessions of the PrepCom and one intersessional, focusing on the issues identified as main priorities for SIDS, such as: climate change; natural disasters; crime and violence; high rates of unemployment; debt and health concerns; renewable energy; ocean-related issues and “blue economy”; need for special financing mechanisms and trade instruments for SIDS; and sustainable management of natural resources. In the Conference, I will be part of the team organizing the Multi-stakeholder dialogue on sustainable energy.
UNGA 2nd Committee (economic and financial) expert, development issues focal point and liaison with relevant UN bodies, ECOSOC expert. Other dossiers: UN Funds and Programs, Francophonie, economic - related dossiers in the Security Council.
UNGA 5th Committee expert and election officer. I conducted 3 campaigns for Romanian experts to the UN Committee for Elimination of Racial Discrimination, UN Committee for the Elimination of Discrimination against Women and UN Dispute Tribunal. As a 5th Committee delegate, i burden-shared various resolution, among which scale of assessment of the contributions of the Member States to the UN and Timor - Leste PKO worth mentioning.
Monitoring evolutions and elaborating national positions in the energy security dossier, with a main focus on European and Eurasian energetic landscape. The main tasks included: drafting national position and analysis papers, national interventions, attending multilateral and bilateral meetings and reporting. Other dossiers: elaborating the strategy for Romania's accession to the OECD, participating in different meetings on various topics on OECD, in charge with to the national inter-ministerial coordination for reporting under different topics to the OECD, main focal point for WTO, UNCTAD.
Elaborating and coordinating the company's marketing strategy, public relations, finding ways for raising client's loyalty, improving working methods and streamlining company's general activity
Understanding the changing international security environment with a geopolitical and geostrategic focus, with the attempt to understand the various regions of the world. a holistic understanding of both international and national securitydebate by drawing concepts and components from economics, political sciences, international relations, foreign policy.
In depth specialization in the economics of the EU with a comprehensive coverage of the European economic integration: process, policies, market functioning and regulation
Analyzing policy issues related to economic relations, training in the theory in international economy and international trade
Sports - runner, skier, swimmer and any activity that improve my stamina, endurance and concentration.
Travel - greatly interested in traveling all over the world and keen to experience other cultures and working conditions.
Fondness of arts, movies, photography and culture.
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