Anja Nikolova

Product Development and Sustainability Co-op at L'Oreal USA
Master of Environmental Management , Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies , 2017

Anja received her master's in environmental management in May 2017 and focused her studies on sustainability in business and international policy. 

She currently works in product development at L'Oréal in New York. 

Originally from Macedonia, Anja was raised and educated in Italy, the U.S., England, and Switzerland, and speaks five languages. She holds a BSc in biology and was an Italian National Merit Scholar. 

Her prior work experience was with the World Bank, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, and the Paris Climate Change Agreement.

Since 2016, she is the co-founder and co-director of Tandem Language Café at Yale, an innovative language exchange platform.

Anja is a Rotary Global Ambassador. She enjoys the arts and horseback riding and was a member of the Yale Equestrian Team.


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