Mrs Dana Dunel Stancu > Biris Goran SPARL > Bucharest, Romania > Lawyer Profile

Biris Goran SPARL

Work Department

Energy & Natural Resources


Head of Energy & Natural Resources


With a notable experience of almost 26 years as lawyer, Dana Dunel – Stancu is a pioneer in the Romanian energy industry, being actively involved in different projects focused on clean energy, access to energy for all, responsible consumption of natural resources and energy efficiency. Over the last 16 years she has worked as legal consultant for companies, for non-profit associations and for public institutions on diverse matters in connection with the implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and with the European Union requirements and regulations regarding an inclusive, sustainable and transparent business environment which takes into consideration the targets of addressing the climate change.

Following the academic studies of Policy, Gender and Minorities, Dana has become a specialist on equality, diversity and inclusion (“EDI’) at the workplaces or in business practices. Dana studied Education for equal opportunities where was involved in an academic project for identifying the gender bias on the Civic Education textbooks for elementary school in Romania.

As an active member of different business and community associations, Dana was involved in many advocacy activities and assisted different public or private entities in public consultations for adoption or changing the legislative framework in fields such as energy efficiency of the public buildings, transparency and integrity in the energy markets, renewables, environment protection, investments or equal opportunities.

Dana is a authorized trainer by the Ministry of Labor and Social Justice and the Ministry of National Education, COR 242401 and she provides consultancy services and trainings on the regulations that ensure an work environment based on non-discrimination and mutual respect and on the resolution of conflicts arising in the working environment as result of an exclusive, abusive or aggressive behavior.


English, Romanian


Member of Bucharest Bar Association (admitted in 1997)


• National University Of Political And Administrative Studies – Faculty Of Political Science, Master Academic of Politics, Gender and Minorities (2015-2016)
• Open University, United Kingdom (Project Management Degree, 2007)
• European Federation of Energy Trading (EFET), Specialist in Framework Contracts for Electricity Trading and Supply (2007)
• Civil Society Development Association, “Negotiation and Dispute Resolution Skills” Course (2002)
• Civil Society Development Association, “Leadership and Project Management” Course (2001)
• University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law (Law Degree, 1996)


Outside the office, Dana takes the social issues seriously. In the last years she has been doing probono work to promote non discrimination and make people aware of the poverty in Romania.