Costinela is responsible for Corporate Sustainability Strategy at KMG International (The Rompetrol Group) and communication with internal and external stakeholders. She graduated from the University of Bucharest studying foreign languages, and holds a Master’s degree and a PhD in American Studies, being fluent in English, Slovak, Farsi and intermediate in French. With a 9-year experience in the oil & gas industry, in planning & performance, finance and corporate communication departments, Costinela believes that sustainable development is the path to achieve performance at individual, corporate and society levels. Throughout the years she has managed the CSR programs of the Group, handling diverse issues: from projects in health, environment and culture awarded prizes at national and international levels, to the SMURD partnership for health, and even brought poor children into kindergarten through the collaboration with OvidiuRo. Moreover, through the projects she helped develop and implement along the program “Together for each and every one”, KMG International has become one of the corporate leaders in CSR.