Prior to joining the IIEA, Linda spent three years in Brussels working in and with the EU Institutions, first as a stagiaire at the European Commission and subsequently as a policy analyst/public affairs consultant with an international consultancy company. In the latter she worked on a range of client accounts, advising on EU decision-making processes, internal market regulation, competition and consumer affairs.
Linda graduated with a BA in History and Political Science from Trinity College Dublin and Université de Paris IV – Sorbonne in 2007.
At the IIEA, Linda is researcher for the Future of Europe group and the France and Germany country groups. She has also acted as project manager on a number of IIEA initiatives, including the IIEA/European Parliament Environment Nexus project and the information project on the Fiscal Stability Treaty.