Maria Besnea

Maria BesneaSocial Affairs Expert at OMV Petrom S.A

Maria Besnea is in charge of the corporate volunteering, NGOs engagement and Communication activities.

She is currently responsible for all PR and media related activities to CSR projects in Petrom, the corporate volunteering programs, NGOs engagement and reporting activities. She joined Petrom in 2008 as a trainee in the CSR team and achieved the position of Social Affairs Expert after 2 years.

In 2010, she obtained a Master Degree in National Security at the National Defense University in Bucharest. In 2005 she started the Faculty of Political Sciences at the University of Bucharest. In the second year, she experienced the international at Universidad Complutense in Madrid through an Erasmus scholarship.

In 2012 she was selected by the Aspen Institute to join the “Young Leaders Program”.