Anja Nikolova

Associate Manager, Product Development at LVMH
Master of Environmental Management  2017
Profile

Anja received her master's in environmental management in May 2017 from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and focused her studies on sustainability in business and international policy. 

She currently works as an Associate Manager, Product Development at LVMH in San Francisco. There, she manages go-to-market and new product development at Benefit Cosmetics. Previously, she worked 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.

In 2016, she co-founded and co-directed Tandem Language Café at Yale, an innovative language exchange platform.

Anja was also a Rotary Global Ambassador and was a member of the Yale Equestrian Team while at Yale.

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Authored Blogs
What happens when one of India’s biggest companies adopts an internal carbon price?
Insights from Mahindra & Mahindra - the first Indian company to adopt an internal carbon price
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Microsoft’s Carbon Fee: Going Beyond Carbon Neutral
In 2012, Microsoft developed a company-wide carbon tax. It turned out to make great business sense.
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The Business Case for Carbon Pricing
DSM featured in first installment of internal carbon pricing webinar series
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Authored Forum Articles
Clean Energy Brightens the Beauty Industry
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Jump Starting Innovation from Carbon-Pricing Revenues
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Auctions Catalyze Finance for Climate and Development
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Climate Financiers Seek Results-Oriented Solutions
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