Brussels Office

IEEP staff includes lawyers and natural and social scientists with experience in several European countries. Our European outlook is reflected in the variety of our backgrounds and languages spoken. We currently have staff from more than a dozen nationalities.

Senior Staff

  • Patrick ten Brink

    Senior Fellow and Head of Brussels office, Head of Green Economy Programme

    +32 (0) 2738 7474

    Specialist subjects:
    Green economy, valuing nature, environmental economics and benefits assessments, environmental tax reform and harmful subsidies reform, market based instruments, regulation and voluntary agreements, beyond GDP indicators and environmental accounting, cohesion policy, climate change and transport and biodiversity policy


  • Kamila Paquel

    Senior Policy Analyst

    +32 (0) 2738 7471

    Specialist subjects:
    climate change, EU legislative procedures, environmental governance, bioenergy, energy law

  • Silvia Nanni

    Policy Analyst

    +32 (0) 2738 7470

    Specialist subjects:
    biofuels, bioenergy, resource efficiency, waste for bioenergy, climate change mitigation

  • Konar Mutafoglu

    Senior Policy Analyst

    +32 (0) 2211 1095

    Specialist subjects:
    environmental economics, green economy, natural resources management, climate change adaptation, measuring wellbeing, financial instruments, sustainable production and consumption, behavioral economics and behaviour change

  • Jean-Pierre Schweitzer

    Policy Analyst

    +32 (0)2 738 7489

    Specialist subjects:
    circular economy, resource economics, market-based instruments, beyond GDP, marine litter, biodiversity, health & well-being


  • Sandra Mootoosamy

    Senior Administrator, Brussels

    +32 (0) 2738 7482