Since January 2017 Diana Barglazan is policy officer in the Energy Efficiency Unit of DG Energy, at the European Commission. She is in charge of developing and implementing a financing strategy for energy efficiency. Previously she worked in DG Competition, in the unit dealing with State aid control in the field of energy and environmental protection. Diana has extensive experience with support schemes for energy from renewable sources, energy infrastructure projects, and energy efficiency. Before joining the European Commission in 2009, she was teaching economics and finance at the Politehnica University of Timisoara. Diana has a PhD in International Economics and Finance.