Kalina works mainly on transport and environmental issues as well as on European funding.

Before joining the Group, Kalina worked at the European Parliament, at the Representation of the International Organisation of la Francophonie to the European Union as well as in a consultancy firm specialised in the setting-up and the management of European projects.

Kalina holds a Bachelor’s in Political Science and a Master’s in European Affairs from the Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po Paris). She is also a graduate in European Politics and Administration from the College of Europe, Bruges campus.

Bilingual in French and Bulgarian, Kalina also speaks fluently English and Spanish.