Professional Status

Open to opportunities

About Me

expert in EU funding
- 5-year professional experience in 2 EU institutions & for local authorities
- Insider understanding of EU policy-making, expertise about EU budget and EU financial programmes, insights into regional, R&D, industrial & social EU policies
- Track record in policy analysis & research, consulting, negotiations, project management


  • Brussels National Contact Points (NCPs) for Horizon 2020, the EU programme for Research and Innovation
  • Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) offers support and advice to facilitate the internationalisation of your SME.
  • In both functions, I am responsible for the thematic areas of Environment, Climate and Circular Economy ("societal challenge 5" under Horizon 2020).

Adviser for EU projects

Association of the City and Municipalities of the Brussels-Capitale Region
March 2014 to April 2017
  • Information and advice for municipalities to prepare European projects and apply for EU funds
  • organisation; development and delivery of trainings for the municipalities
  • exchange of information with regional administrations about EU funding programmes and projects
  • contact point of the association for CEMR (the Council of the European Municipalities and Region)


self employed
August 2013 to December 2013
  • Analysis, research and writing a series of studies on EU policies for job creation and fight against unemployment for a client

Political adviser - Employment and social affairs

S&D group in the European Parliament
January 2013 to June 2013
  • Strategic advice and parliamentary work for S&D MEPs of the "Employment and social affairs" Committee

Junior Political adviser on Budget

S&D Group in the European Parliament
February 2012 to August 2012
  • Assistant with tasks of a political adviser: strategic advice and parliamentary work for S&D MEPs of the Committee on Budgets
  • 2012, 2013 EU budget, MFF, 2014-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF)

Project manager

Robert Schuman Foundation - Brussels office
March 2011 to September 2011
  • Public relations : relations with think tanks, EU institutions, general public and bookshops, organisations of events in Brussels to promote the publications of the Foundation and the EU-funded project « Women and the Citizens’ Initiative »
  • Research, strategic notes, preparation of interviews, proofreading, editing


Master of EU International Relations and Diplomacy

College of Europe
September 2009 to June 2010

Postgraduate interdisciplinary education in a unique university institute of European studies in a multinational environment

Master of Sciences Po - European Affairs

Institut d'Etudes politiques/Sciences Po Paris
October 2004 to June 2009

Political sciences, specialisation in EU Affairs

Exchange Program

Georgetown University
September 2006

in partnership with Sciences Po


  • French: mother tongue
  • English: fluency (C2), close to native speaker level: professional and academic use, publications
  • German: proficiency (C1)
  • Dutch: beginner (A1)