Ms Susanne Pedersen is the new director of the UNEP DTU Partnership. Prior to joining UDP, she had worked as the Assistant Director-General of the Global Green Growth Institute, Managing Director of Climate-KIC Nordic Aps. Susanne has 25+ years of professional experience from both international organizations, the innovation community, industry associations, and consulting engineering firms. She has also held board positions and international honorary posts in Korea, Switzerland, Belgium and Denmark within sustainability, climate and innovation. Furthermore, Susanne has experience with the internationalization and acquisition of companies, including setting up international daughter companies, establishing new functional and service areas, and managing large-scale teams and projects.