Luka joined T&E’s energy team during the summer of 2019 after supporting its aviation and shipping team as an intern three years prior. In between, she worked as a research assistant at the University of Liege focusing on environmental and climate migration and as a public affairs consultant evaluating the European Commission’s climate, environment and transport policy. Luka also completed a Blue Book traineeship at the Commission’s climate directorate working on the emissions trading system. At T&E Luka works on European climate policy as well as biofuels policy to ensure greater environmental ambition and prevent negative climate and biodiversity impacts.
Luka lives in her native Ghent, Belgium, where she studied ethics, social sciences and international relations before completing an Erasmus Mundus master in global studies at the Universities of Leipzig and Vienna. Apart from Dutch she speaks English, French, Italian and German. Luka loves running, yoga and travelling by train, on foot or on a bicycle.