Tsvetelina PENKOVA is a Member of the European Parliament from the Group of Socialists and Democrats. She is a member of the Industry, Energy, Research, Regional Development and Internal Market and the Consumer Protection Committees. She is Vice-Chair of the Delegation to the EU-UK Parliamentary Partnership Assembly. She was previously a finance specialist at an investment fund in London, an investment banker at the Royal Bank of Scotland and an analyst at Egon Zehnder. Prior to this she was a Consultant at ING and a financial analyst at Astra Zeneca. She holds a Master's degree in Financial Economics from Oxford University, double Bachelor’s degree at Bocconi University in Milan and the Central European University in Budapest. Her work at the European Parliament revolves mainly on Energy and Digital Policies.