Nayera's current focus is on analysing market-based mechanisms, monitoring renewable energy projects and providing GHG emission accounting for investment projects. Nayera holds a MSc in Environment and Resources Management, specializing in energy and climate studies, from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. She also holds a BSc in Civil Engineering from the British University in Egypt. She speaks Arabic and English fluently.
Prior to joining Climate Focus, Nayera worked at the Dutch Environmental Assessment Agency as part of her MSc thesis on the nutritional and environmental benefits of consuming whole-grain foods. Nayera also worked as an environmental and energy specialist at the development consulting firm Environics in Cairo, Egypt. She supported the development of a national energy efficiency policy targeting the industrial sector and assessed the environmental impact of several renewable energy projects.
In her spare time, she enjoys taking long walks with her dog and experimenting in the kitchen.