Elena Gaita

Policy Officer – Corporate Transparency

Elena joined Transparency International EU in July 2015 and leads the work on corporate transparency, focusing on projects such as tax transparency, illegal logging and extractive industries' transparency. Before joining Transparency International EU, Elena has worked on corporate accountability issues at Amnesty International and the European Coalition for Corporate Justice, following initiatives on conflict minerals, corporate non-financial reporting and the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. Other experiences include the International Campaign for Tibet in Brussels, the EU Delegation to the UN in New York and the Development Cooperation Unit at the Italian Foreign Affairs Ministry.

Elena's Projects

Extractive Industries Transparency

Fighting corruption in the oil, gas & mining sectors

Tax Transparency

It's time for fiscal transparency and corporate accountability

EU Forest Governance

Fighting corruption in forestry and the logging industry

Recent News

Press Release

Volkswagen fraud must lead to EU blacklisting

Reports that German car-maker Volkswagen fraudulently secured €400 million in loans from the European Investment Bank (EIB) should trigger immediate inclusion on an official EU blacklist, according to Transparency International EU. The reports...