Sofia Aivalioti joined Bax & Company as a consultant in July 2018. Her focus areas are nature-based solutions, climate change adaptation and healthy cities.
She has 12 years of experience in various interdisciplinary roles, working in four different countries (Greece, Scotland, US and Spain). She has extensive experience in EU funded programs including Interreg, URBACT and Horizon Europe mainly on the topics of green and healthy cities. In the past years, she was immersed into various innovative topics working for projects for smart cities, citizens science, air quality monitoring, eHealth and robotics.
Sofia holds a Masters on Environmental Studies for Cities and Sustainability which is an Erasmus Mundus Joint European Master delivered by the University of Aalborg, the University of Aveiro and the Autonomous University of Barcelona. During her studies, she was a Visiting Scholar in the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law in Columbia Law School where she researched the climate change resilience and adaptation of urban infrastructures. She is also graduated of the University of Edinburgh holding a Masters in Environment and International Development.
In her free time, she likes to practice yoga, explore nature, go to music concerts and travel. Sofia speaks Greek, English and Spanish.