Karima Delli, a Green MEP, was born in Roubaix, France, in 1979. After her studies and several years as an activist, she was elected to the European Parliament in 2009, 2014 and 2019.
During her second term, she served on the Committee on Transport and Tourism after the 2014 elections. In 2017, she was elected as chair of the committee and was re-elected in 2019. She is also a member of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs.
Mrs Delli has always expressed her support for the development of more sustainable mobility, with the goal of facing up to the challenges of our century: protecting the climate, public health and promoting the accessibility of mobility. Mrs Delli initiated the committee of inquiry into emission measurements in the automotive sector (‘Dieselgate’), where she was vice-chair.