Ekaterina (Katya) Guryeva serves as Team Delivery Officer, Climate Solutions & Networks, at C40. As a key part of her role, she supports CSN teams in coordinating and delivering workshops, webinars, study tours and other core services to C40 cities. Prior to this, Katya was an Events intern at C40, supporting the delivery of the 2022 World Mayors Summit.

Before joining C40, Katya served as Research and Analyst intern at IDeA Foundation Armenia, where she researched the development and financing of urban green space in Yerevan. She has also worked on social impact projects in Russia and Armenia, including co-founding the youth arts camp Caucasus Connect.

Katya holds a BA in European Social and Political Studies from UCL, specialising in Urban Planning, Danish and Spanish. As part of her degree, she also spent a year at the University of Copenhagen studying Landscape Architecture and Urbanism at Master’s level.