Claudia Canevari is Head of the Energy Efficiency: Policy and Financing unit of DG Energy, European Commission. She has been working in the Commission for nearly 25 years. She joined DG Energy in 2012. Previously, she was policy assistant of the Director General in DG Communication, member of Cabinet of Commissioner Stavros Dimas (environment) and coordinating the international negotiations in the climate change team of DG Environment. A lawyer by education, she is admitted to the bar in Italy and she holds an LLM with merit from the London School of Economics.