Lavinia Pletosu Project Officer, EU Team Brussels Crisis Group Role Lavinia Pletosu joined Crisis Group’s EU Team as Project Officer in May 2017. Professional Background Before joining the EU Team, Lavinia worked as Assistant to Crisis Group President Jean-Marie Guéhenno for two years. Prior to joining Crisis Group, she worked for the private sector as well as NGOs based in Switzerland, South Korea and Belgium, specialising in events with a fundraising purpose. She holds a Master’s degree in European Studies as well as a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of Geneva. Lavinia speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian, Romanian and has basic knowledge of Korean.