Gerben Schets, Consultant in environmental policies
Gerben studied political science and journalism at the Free University of Brussels. He deepened his knowledge on the European Union by spending a summer studying EU politics and policies at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Before joining AliénorEU, Gerben has worked as an editor for the Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Belgium. There he gained a thorough understanding of the working and organisation of the Belgian political institutions. Through prior experiences in a political cabinet and a Belgian newspaper (De Tijd), he experienced the interaction and dynamics between media and politics.
His native language is Dutch. He also speaks French and English.