Olga Kikou, European Affairs Manager for Compassion in World Farming (CIWF)
Olga holds a Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts and has worked in international organizations, in the non profit sector, and in research and planning. She has a long time involvement in animal advocacy. Since joining CIWF, she has worked to advance farm animal welfare and sustainable food and farming policies at EU level, by developing and implementing lobbying strategies in order to influence policy on key issues. She has been responsible for promoting many initiatives and campaigns, exploring synergies and developing productive relationships with civil society organizations and other stakeholders with the aim to increase awareness and bring an end to factory farming.