Vlad Surdea-Hernea works as a Consultant in the Policy Department. He is responsible for research and analysis of the Romanian energy and climate policy with a focus on the framework conditions for renewable energy. Aside from his mother-tongue Romanian, Vlad Surdea-Hernea is fluent in English and he is developing his French and German language skills.
Prior to his engagement with Eclareon, Vlad Surdea-Hernea gained experience in the field of policymaking by joining the Aspen Institute in Romania as a research intern, as well as by collaborating with a number of start-ups and NGOs, where he mostly worked on strategic communications and public affairs.
Vlad Surdea-Hernea graduated from the University of Bucharest with a BA in Political Science, specializing in political economy and quantitative research methods. He is now pursuing a Master of Public Policy at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin, where he also works as a research assistant in the field of public economics. Moreover, Vlad is part of the Global Shapers Community, a network under the tutelage of the World Economic Forum.
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