Head of Unit for maritime innovation, marine knowledge and investment in the Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Andreea is responsible for promoting innovative and emerging technologies and solutions. She was previously Head of Unit responsible for New Energy Technologies and Innovation in the Directorate General for Energy.
Ms. Strachinescu studied mechanical engineering and business administration in Bucharest, Romania and she has a Master of Science in International Affairs from H.E.C. Montreal, Canada. Prior to joining the European Commission, Ms. Strachinescu professional activity was in the public service in the field of economic development and international cooperation, trade policies and actions