Sonja Sparla joined Agora Energiewende as Finance Director in June 2017. Prior to that, she advised startups and social enterprises in financial planning, business modelling and organisational development. From 2013 to 2016 she was Senior Strategy and Finance Manager at a company providing IT solutions for public transport. From 2006 to 2013 she worked in London, first as strategy consultant for L.E.K. Consulting, then as manager for a healthcare startup. She also founded her own consulting practice. She started her career in development cooperation managing rural development and natural resource projects for GFA Consulting in sub-Saharan Africa.
Sonja holds a Master of Business Administration from Insead and a Diplom in Economics from the University of Cologne.