I am the founder of EU Focus. I have 25 years experience in EU affairs having built an unrivalled expertise in sectors such as Pesticides & Biocides, Chemicals/REACH, Fertilisers & Food & Feed. I develop strategies and tactics to support science when it is being challenged by societal & political developments.
I have contributed to the drafting of various key regulations while providing innovative interpretations of existing regulatory principles such as negligible exposure or sustainable use.
I am an expert in the Comitology processes having developed with the authorities both in Brussels and in the Member States capitals, a constructive dialogue based on trust and mutual respect.
Master’s degree in Law from the Louvain Catholic University (Belgium) and a M.A. in Intercultural Management from the IcHEC Brussels Business & Management School.
Fluent in French, English, Italian. Conversational Dutch. Passive knowledge of Spanish.