Experts & Staff

WRI brings together 1,400 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

Contact our media team to arrange an interview with any of our experts.

Program Experts & Staff

Romeo Bertolini

Deputy Director, Head of Bonn office, NDC Partnership

Emer Byrne

Talent Acquisition Coordinator

Emer Byrne

Edward Davey

International Engagement Director, Food and Land Use Coalition; Co-Director, WRI UK

Edward Davey

Janneke de Vries

Director European Partnerships and Head of the Europe regional Office in The Hague

Lucia Duran Aguado

Operations Coordinator, WRI Europe

Tyler Ferdinand

Agricultural Resilience Associate, Climate Resilience Practice

Alexandre Grassigny

Project Coordinator Outreach, NDC Partnership

Catlyne Haddaoui

Global Research and Policy Manager, Coalition for Urban Transitions

Ben Hart

Research Associate, Sustainable Ocean Initiative

Leo Horn-Phathanothai

Head, WRI UK Office; and Director, Strategy and Partnerships, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Caroline Lesser

Director For International Cooperation

Caroline Lesser

Nathan Mesnildrey

Country Engagement Specialist, NDC Partnership

Heyd Más

Project Lead, PACE

Maria Rojas

Project Manager, FOLU

Maria Rojas

Sevdalina Rukanova

Head of Foundation Relations, Europe

Sevdalina Rukanova

Saif Shabou

Urban Data & Analytics Associate, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

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Yulia Stange

Senior Manager, Global Alliance to End Environmental Crime

Yulia Stange

Giuseppe Tesoriere

Urban and Regional Economist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Giuseppe Tesoriere

Anna Twomlow

Research Analyst, Climate Behavior Project

Anna Twomlow

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