Virginie is a Senior Consultant and the Climate Finance Lead at Acclimatise.
Virginie leads Acclimatise's climate finance activities. She has worked for over 6 years with governments, large and medium companies, regional agencies, research institutes and development banks. She helps clients to access, manage and use climate finance; presenting work and leading stakeholder engagement processes. She is also a GIZ qualified trainer on climate finance readiness, having trained civil servants and private sector companies from Bangladesh, Comoros, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles and Tanzania on how to access and use climate finance, including from the Green Climate Fund.
Virginie holds a BSc in Economics from the University of Delaware (US), a Master I in Economics and Management from the University of Lyon II (France) and a MSc in Environment and Development from the London School of Economics (UK) with a focus on environmental economics. She is bilingual speaking both French and English.