Marinder serves as the Grants and Contracts Officer in C40’s Corporate Services team and is based in the London office. She supports the legal team with contracting and procurement for global grants and contracts, C40’s Climate Action Planning, and C40’s Finance Facility. Before joining C40, Marinder managed grants in the educational and cultural sector at the government initiative, UK-German Connection, where she worked with teaching professionals across Germany and the UK on funding for educational projects, many of which focused on sustainability. Previously, Marinder gained experience as an English teacher in London schools and in Germany. Marinder graduated from Oxford University with a BA Hons in English language and literature and has a Masters in Teaching from UCL.