As Director of Development and Communication at IDDRI, Léna Spinazzé proposes and implements the Institute’s development strategy (choice of strategies for intervention in the policy debate, adequacy of financial resources), coordinates fundraising efforts, and designs and implements communication plans with a dedicated team.

Léna is a graduate of EM Lyon in management and marketing. She worked as a consultant to private companies for 15 years. In particular, as executive director of BeCitizen, she supported numerous companies in implementing development and innovation strategies with positive societal impact.

Léna is also involved in the multi-stakeholder dialogue. She was a member of the general secretariat of the French debate on the energy transition (DNTE) in 2012-2013, and wrote the summary of the debate submitted to the government with a view to developing the draft law on the energy transition.