Elena Lake

Electric Fleets National Lead, Italy


Half American and half Italian, Elena joined T&E having spent seven years working within European Institutions, mainly in programming, communication and policy making for sustainable development. In T&E, she leads the electric fleet national program, helping Italy to accelerate the uptake of electric vehicles into its fleet.

Elena is from Verona and has studied political science, international politics and diplomacy with an MSc in Climate Change and Development in London. On top of Italian she also speaks English, French and German.

In her spare time, you will find her reading, partying on a European beach town or sailing in Garda lake. She likes to snowboard around the Dolomites, surf in the Canaries or play tennis with her numerous and very competitive sisters.