As Director of Global Affairs, Máté leads SolarPower Europe’s International Cooperation team to ensure the association’s presence and impact on the global stage. He represents SolarPower Europe in global fora such as the Global Solar Council and the IRENA Coalition for Action, and also oversees the association’s funded projects. Before joining SolarPower Europe, Máté worked as a Renewable Energy Advisor at German Development Cooperation GIZ in Tunisia. He holds a Master’s degree in International Relations from the Free University of Berlin and a Master’s degree in Economics from the Corvinus University of Budapest. He speaks English, German, French and Hungarian.