Niels van den Ouden

Niels van den Ouden

"I am eager to demonstrate how your organization can make an impact at EU level by developing and implementing the right strategy."

Niels supports clients on how establish and execute the most effective Public Affairs approach so they can be successful in influencing EU policymaking. Within Dr2 Consultants, Niels coordinates the transport portfolio and advises clients across all the modes of transport. In addition, Niels has thorough knowledge of EU policies related to industrial policy, energy transition and alternative fuels. Moreover, Niels coordinates the training & coaching institute of Dr2 Consultants, the Dr2 Academy.

Niels obtained a Master degree in International Public Management and Policy at Erasmus University, Rotterdam. He got his Bachelor degree in International Relations at Leiden University. Prior to Dr2 Consultants, Niels pursued an traineeship at the Embassy of the Netherlands in Thailand, focusing on policy analysis and trade promotion. He speaks Dutch and English fluently, and is proficient in French.

Our Team

Margreet Lommerts
Managing Partner

Jasper Nagtegaal
Managing Partner

Viktoria Vajnai
Junior Partner

Luca Cassetti
Senior consultant

Cathy Kremer
Senior Consultant

Niels van den Ouden
Consultant

Juliette Beaulaton
Consultant

Ward Scheelen
Consultant

Nikola Jurak
Communication Expert

Luuk Bobbink
Consultant

Menno van Gemeren
Consultant

Martijn van Wanrooij
Consultant

Maike Jansen
Consultant

Daan Cortenbach
Consultant

Stefano Mauro
Consultant

Jeanne Haushalter
Consultant

Iglika Grebenarova
Assistant Junior Public Affairs

Tristan Schyns
Assistant Junior Public Affairs

Doke Bruggink
Office Manager

Souad El Mesbahi
Office Assistant

Marlene ten Ham
Associate Partner

Jan Bart Henry
Associate Partner