Caroline Lambert - First Counsellor, Climate and Environment Policies, Delegation of the European Union to Australia
Since March 2015, Caroline Lambert is the European Union's Climate and Environment Counsellor in Australia. Before being posted to Australia, Caroline worked for five years in the private office of the European Commissioner for Climate Action, where she advised on financial, trade and taxation matters and on adaptation policy. Caroline entered the European Union's civil service in 2000 and initially worked in the Energy, Transport, Communications and Budget Departments. Early in her career, Caroline did strategic communications and public affairs work in the energy and environment sector for European businesses and commodities. She holds a post-graduate diploma in European Political Science from the College of Europe (Bruges, Belgium) where she was awarded first prize of the year. She has a MA with highest honours in International Relations, Economics and Law from Sciences Po Paris and graduated in International Economics from Paris X University.