Prior to joining Interel, Lorela worked at the European Direct Selling Association (SELDIA) where she had a leading role in driving the association, organizing internal and external meetings and coordinating its communication activities (i.e. website, newsletter). She worked as well for the Women Entrepreneurship Platform handling the PA activities.
Prior to that, Lorela worked for an engineering and consulting firm (ENCO), providing general office and management support as well as monitoring EU funding programs such as European Research Programme Horizon 2020. She holds an Advanced Masters in European Studies as well as a Masters in International Law.
She is multi-lingual with Italian and Romanian as mother tongues and professional French and English as well as basic knowledge of German, Dutch and Spanish.