Sofia works as junior consultant at studio Gear Up. She has worked on various projects related mainly to the topic of biofuels and other renewable fuels. In particular, she worked on a project commissioned by EC DG Energy regarding the CO2 reductions in the transport sector in the EU28. In this analysis she explored the energy use development in the transport sector in the EU28 and the required emission reductions pathways towards 2030.
In 2018, during her Master study at the Utrecht University, she carried out an internship at studio Gear Up. Her research focused on the policies and financial instruments available in the EU to facilitate the market introduction of advanced biofuels. After the internship she graduated in Utrecht with a Master thesis focusing on the sustainability criteria for bioenergy from forest biomass.