Gina Lagunes is the Head of the German-Nigerian Hydrogen Office. With a background in Energy Engineering, she has dedicated her career to international cooperation in the area of renewable energies, energy efficiency, energy services and climate change. From technical advisory for investment projects to policy advice, she has supported many cities and countries across the globe to increase the sustainability of their energy systems. She has also advised the German Government in the development of a cooperation agenda with Mexico. She is passionate about sustainable energy and its geopolitical and economic implications, and a firm believer in green hydrogen’s potential to decarbonize the economy.