Katerina Koinis works with the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Unit of the World Bank’s Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice. She supports the Climate Technology Program, which oversees a global network of Climate Innovation Centers that help entrepreneurs build innovative solutions that address local climate challenges. Katerina is currently guiding the development of the newly-launched Vietnam Climate Innovation Center. She has also contributed to regional innovation strategies, co-authored and developed knowledge products, and researched national competitiveness strategies. Katerina holds a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs with a focus on new technologies in development.