Director, Carbon Trust México
Soffia leads our work with governments and businesses in Mexico, and provides support to our initiatives across Latin America. She is currently leading the expansion of the Low Carbon States programme following successful pilots working with the state governments of Jalisco and Tabasco.
Soffia was previously Director for Climate Change Mitigation at Mexico’s Secretariat of the Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT), where she was responsible for the design and implementation of the National Emissions Register and other public policy and planning instruments related to carbon pricing, MRV and climate change.
Soffia has a master’s degree in Public Administration and Environmental Policy from Columbia University in New York and a degree in International Relations from El Colegio de México. She is a member of the programme in Advanced Studies on Environment and Sustainable Development (LEAD-Mexico) at El Colegio de México.