Mariëlle van Heumen is a project assistant in APCO Brussels’ office. She follows policies in the areas of healthcare and food and consumer products and supports the office on general affairs. In addition, she is part of the Brussels marketing team.
Prior to joining APCO, she has gained professional experience at the European External Action Service, the Council of Europe and the University of Strasbourg and she has contributed to establishing the NGO Elium, which offers IT training opportunities to refugees and migrants.
She graduated from the University of Brussels with a degree in Spanish and Italian and holds a joint degree in European Studies from the Universities of Strasbourg and Udine.