Mariya Ivato-Kolodziejski is a controller in the GIZ programme “Emerging Market and Sustainability Dialogues” (EMSD) and responsible for the financial management as well as for the contract management. She works closely with the programme manager, adviser team, GIZ areas, external experts and clients to monitor, coordinate, supply and report financial information.
Mariya has been working for GIZ since 2008. Before she joined the EMSD programme, she was responsible for financial planning, control and reporting to different co-funders/donors for the Access to Insurance Initiative project. Prior to this position, she worked at the Department Mediterranean Region and Middle East supporting bilateral and regional projects.
Mariya graduated with a Master’s degree in German, Economics and English from the Technical University of Darmstadt (Germany).