Catharina Sikow-Magny joined the European Commission in 1997 and is currently Director of Internal Energy Market at the Directorate General of Energy. Before that, she has worked on international transport, trans-European network policy and financing, internalisation of external costs, and strategic policy research.
Before joining the Commission, Catharina Sikow-Magny was a team leader and chief economist in the private sector in Finland. She has also worked for the United Nations Development Programme in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. She holds a Master of Economics degree from the Aalto University, Finland.