Cara-Sophie Scherf
Cara-Sophie Scherf
Cara-Sophie Scherf

Cara-Sophie Scherf

Senior Researcher
Environmental Law & Governance

Special Expertise

  • Corporate responsibility, sustainability management
  • Human rights and environmental due diligence
  • Digitisation and sustainability
  • Stakeholder involvement and communication

Key Projects

  • Consultation and expert support to the “Airport and Region Forum” (FFR) at Frankfurt Airport
  • Regional transformation by means of corporate responsibility (RegioTrans)
  • Environmental and human rights due diligence as a means to strengthen sustainable business conduct
  • Effects of regional value creation and sustainability of digital platform systems for future public services in the fields of alimentation and mobility (regGEM:digital)

Professional Training and Career

  • Since 2016 Researcher at Oeko-Institute
  • 2014-2015 Consultant for human rights due diligence at twentyfifty, Berlin
  • 2012-2014 Senior ESG Analyst at RepRisk, Zurich
  • 2010-2012 Junior Project Manager at Airbus Group, New Delhi
  • 2008-2010 Master’s degree in International Security at Sciences Po Paris
  • 2006-2007 Research year at Waseda University Tokyo
  • 2004-2008 Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Politics of East Asia at Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Language Skills

  • English
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Thai