Marlene ten Ham

Marlene ten Ham

"I see it as a challenge to bring people and interests together. To analyse the issues, and together with the client, build towards effective solutions and results."

Marlene (1983) joined Dröge & van Drimmelen in 2011 and is now managing partner of Dr2 Consultants, the Brussels office. She has 10 years of experience in the consultancy sector, as a senior policy advisor she advises clients in shaping their European affairs, by providing them support and guidance. Marlene has broad experience of translating isues into concrete strategies and of implementating these. Before she joined Dröge & van Drimmelen she worked as a policy consultant and as an assistant to several members of parliament. Marlene studied Public Administration and Political Science in Leeuwarden, Leiden and Oklahoma.

At Dr2 Consultants she works for a wide range of clients, from individual companies and NGOs to European umbrella organizations. In this light she has been appointed Secretary General of Ecommerce Europe, the European umbrella organization for 25,000+ companies that sell products and/or services online to consumers. In addition, she advises amongst others Global Human Rights Watch, Dutch Pilots’ Corporation, and KPMG, and she provides public affairs training for government officials and public affairs professionals through Clingendael and other organisations.