Mariana Moreno Kuhnke

Head of department


IKEM – Institute for Climate Protection,
Energy and Mobility e.V.

Mariana Moreno Kuhnke studied law at the University of Granada. Subsequently, she worked on environmental law at the law firm Rattagan, Macchiavello, Arocena & Peña Robirosa in Buenos Aires (Argentina) – today Estudio Gabriel Macchiavello. She has a Master in Environmental Law and sustainability from the University of Alicante (Spain) and a Master in Law Science from the University do Vale do Itajaí – UNIVALI (Brazil). From 2017 to 2021 she was engaged as a lawyer in the spanisch environmetal NGO AMA-Natura/Ecologistas en Acción.

She joined IKEM in April 2021 as a research associate. Since October 2023, she is the head of the energy law department.