Elena Gaita

Senior 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

Corporate Tax Tracker

An online platform to examine publicly available key financial data of the 20 largest European banks

Extractive Industries Transparency

Fighting corruption in the oil, gas & mining sectors

Anti-Corruption Advocacy for Sustainable Development

At the heart of most global challenges lies one problem: corruption. Poverty, climate change, hunger, inequality and conflict are all fueled to varying degrees by corruption.

Tax Transparency

It's time for fiscal transparency and corporate accountability

Recent News


Anti-corruption is essential for corporate due diligence

The global pandemic has demonstrated that resilient global supply chains that protect both the people and planet will be crucial to companies and economic recovery in the future. From forced labour, to corruption in environmental protection we see...