|Ms. Iris Alexe coordinates the Migration and Development Programme at Soros Foundation in Romania. Her professional background and expertise cover areas such as: migration and development, integration of migrants, research and policies analysis, project management and consultancy to access European funding. She has served as a consultant at the IOM Mission in Romania and at the Uniunea Civica Solidaritatea, Bucharest. She also worked as a coordinator of EU and international funding projects at Serviciul Apel, a non profit association based in Bucharest. Ms. Alexe holds a bachelor degree in Economics and Marketing Research (Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest) and a master degree in Gender and Public Policies (National School Of Political and Administrative Studies in Bucharest).