Nadina Iacob is a Research Fellow in the Global Governance, Regulation, Innovation, and Digital Economy (GRID) unit at CEPS.
Her research interests lie in the potential of the digital transformation and its implications across a variety of policy areas. Her recent work is focused in particular on the emerging governance architecture for digitalisation and data sharing in areas including healthcare and the public sector.
Prior to joining CEPS, Nadina explored the theory behind entrepreneurial ecosystems and contributed to a comprehensive analysis of urban startup ecosystems in emerging cities at the Berlin-based NGO enpact. She gained experience with working in national and European institutions as well, tracking budgetary and financial legislative developments in the Parliament of Romania and gaining insights into EU legislative procedures at the European Parliament Information Office, Bucharest.
Nadina holds a Master of Public Policy from the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin, where she specialised in quantitative methods for policy analysis, EU governance and economic policies. She holds a BSc in Economics from the Bucharest University of Economic Studies, as well as a B.A. in International Relations and European Studies from the University of Bucharest.