Maarja has been working for Bax & Company since March 2017, involved in creating and leading international collaborative R&D projects and in business planning for start-ups and industry leaders. Her fields of experience include energy efficiency and financing, smart energy systems, sustainable investment planning.
Maarja has a background in European policy as she worked for a brief period in the European Commission and then as a research assistant at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center. She also holds a Public Policy Studies at Maastricht University (NL) and a Bachelors Degree in Political Science and Public Administration from Universitat de Barcelona (ES).
Apart from Maarja’s profound interest in sustainable innovation, she enjoys practising sports, such as running, swimming and she also sings in a local choir.
Maarja is fluent in English, Estonian, and Spanish. In addition, she has a very good knowledge of German and Catalan and basic knowledge of French, Russian, Dutch and Finnish.