Manuela is a highly experienced sustainability professional based in Norway. She started her career at Deloitte in Paris as a sustainability manager working on sustainability strategies for public and private companies around the world. She has successfully pioneering circular projects reducing food waste in Cities. She currently is working for Harstad Kommune and Hålogaland Kraft Nett, managing the European H2020 project GIFT which aims to decarbonise islands via innovative energy solutions and business models.