The Team

Introducing the Climate Chance team !

  • Romain CROUZET

    Director General


    International negotiations expert principally relating to climate change issues. International relations and environmental analyst for the State of Minas Gerais in Brasil, then co- founder of a sustainable development consulting firm in Brasil. Romain joined Climate Chance in order to increase his involvement in subjects linked to climate change action by non-state actors.

  • Anne RAIMAT

    Director of Biodiversity


    Specialist in international issues and local authorities, Anne has been for more than 15 years Director of International Relations and Development in the public and private sectors. She managed numerous multi-actor, urban and environmental projects in Africa, India and South America. She joins the team in 2022 to develop a climate-biodiversity strategy for the association.


    Director of Communication


    Virginie graduated from the University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne in Marketing, Communication and Media. With several years of professional experience in the private sector (media, advertising, consulting agencies and studies) and in the associative sector as a volunteer, she joined Climate Chance in March 2020. Convinced by the values promoted by the Socialy and Solidarity Economy, Virginie reinforces her commitment and brings her communication expertise to the association.

  • Antoine GILLOD

    Director of the Observatory


    Antoine is a graduate of the Institute of Political Studies in Rennes and of the Aston University (Birmingham). After a first specialization in sustainable development policies punctuated with an experience in New Zealand, he continued his training in international relations and multi-level governance. He joined the Climate Chance Observatory in June 2018 for his end-of-study internship, before joining the team as research assistant on the annual non-state climate action report.

  • Eva RADEK

    Events & Coalitions Officer


    With a background in communications, Eva turned to international affairs and completed a Masters degree in International and Cross-cultural Negotiations at Aix-Marseille university. She joined the Climate Chance team in February 2019 as an intern in communications, she then contributed to the translation of the Observatory's Annual Report before integrating the Programmes division in 2020 in order to support the African coalitions and the organisation of events.


    Research Officer


    Tania is a master's student in Environmental Policy at the Paris School of International Affairs, Sciences Po Paris. While completing her bachelor's in Economics, Political Science and Sociology, she was drawn to the areas of climate policy and action. She joined the team for an internship and then became Programmes and Observatory Officer.

  • Mélaine Assè-Wassa SAMA

    Climate Action Project Officer in Africa


    Mélaine holds a master’s degree in environmental law and policy and is currently preparing a PhD thesis on voluntary commitments in international environmental law at the University of La Rochelle and the University of Lomé (Togo). He joins Climate Chance in 2022 as Climate Action Project Officer in Africa.

  • Nicolas Obando

    Climate - textile and sustainable fashion officer


    Having a background in materials and engineering, Nicolas moved towards the entaglement of creative industries and sustainability by enrolling into a Master degree between Mines ParisTech, Dauphine University and the School of decorative arts. He joins Climate Chance in 2022 for making part of an alliance with Paris Good Fashion aiming into studying the fashion and textile industry.

  • Adèle KUESS

    Office Manager


    Graduated with a BTS in management, Adèle joined the Climate Chance team in 2020 and validated her bachelor's degree "Business Development Manager". She is currently doing a two-year MBA in Management Control and Audit. She is now Office Manager.

  • Hafida EL YOUSFI

    Communication Officer


    After a first years Master's degree in international and European law, Hafida is currently studying for a Master's degree in Marketing and Communication at ISCOD business school and a Master's degree on Public Law and Politics. Curious about environmental issues, she joins Climate Chance in February 2021 as a Communications Officer for a period of 18 months.