Who We Are

Our Work

Our Work

We know that our success depends on the quality of our services, our creativity, and our commitment. We bring ideas, intelligence, and integrity to every client assignment, and based on the needs of our clients we can provide both bespoke products and long-lasting services.

  • We work with our clients and the European Institutions to build a better policy framework in a wide range of areas including energy, environment, and mobility.
  • We offer a unique combination of technical expertise and coalition-building experience to transform innovative ideas into structured RD&I project proposals that can be granted with European and public funds.
  • We support our clients with tailor-made events and communications strategies in order to foster constructive discussion around complex topics.

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Our History

In 1991 Marc Clerens founded CLERENS and since 2003 Patrick Clerens has been leading the Brussels-based team.

Our office has grown together with the European Union and we have built up 30 years of experience in lobbying, communications, and project management.

We have grown alongside our clients. We have already worked with European and global companies, small and medium enterprises, industry associations, and political foundations.

Our History

In 1991 Marc Clerens founded CLERENS and since 2003 Patrick Clerens has been leading the Brussels-based team.

Our office has grown together with the European Union and we have built up 30 years of experience in lobbying, communications, and project management.

We have grown alongside our clients. We have already worked with European and global companies, small and medium enterprises, industry associations, and political foundations.

Our People

We are a multinational and multilingual team of consultants coming from different backgrounds, sectors, and disciplines. We are committed to offering our clients fresh strategic thinking and excellent networks.

patrick team member

Patrick Clerens

MANAGING DIRECTOR
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Marc Clerens

FOUNDING PARTNER
PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Aurelien

Aurélien Ballagny

EXECUTIVE MANAGER
Egle

Eglė Karečkaitė

CONSULTANT
Jesse Terry

Jesse Terry

JUNIOR CONSULTANT
Wouter Ijzermans

Wouter IJzermans

EXECUTIVE MANAGER
Charoula Melliou

Charoula Melliou

CONSULTANT
Lidia Tamellini

Lidia Tamellini

JUNIOR CONSULTANT
jacopo team member

Jacopo Tosoni

EXECUTIVE MANAGER
Bozorg Khanbaei

Bozorg Khanbaei

CONSULTANT
Timothée Perruchoud

Timothé Perruchoud

JUNIOR CONSULTANT
Thomas Lewis

Thomas Lewis

CONSULTANT
Hyeonji

Hyeonji Hwang

JUNIOR CONSULTANT
Manon Roussel

Manon Roussel

JUNIOR CONSULTANT
COMMUNICATIONS AND EVENTS
doriana team member

Doriana Forleo

COMMUNICATIONS AND EVENTS DIRECTOR
Elisabetta Frisaldi

Elisabetta Frisaldi

CONSULTANT
Valentina

Valentina Ferrara

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER
Pailine Caroni

Païline Caroni

CONSULTANT
paolo team member

Paolo Nouvion

SENIOR CONSULTANT
Maria Cabonell

Maria Carbonell

CONSULTANT
Özge team member

Özge Akman

CONSULTANT
Elina Cirule New

Elina Cirule

JUNIOR CONSULTANT
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Mashood Nasir

Mashood Nasir

PROJECT MANAGER
Claire Lemaire

Claire Lemaire

JUNIOR CONSULTANT
Shenja Ruthenberg

Shenja Ruthenberg

CONSULTANT
Martin Bracken

Martin Bracken

CONSULTANT
Adeola Adeoti

Adeola Adeoti

JUNIOR CONSULTANT
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
thomas team member

Thomas Otuszewski

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR
OFFICE MANAGEMENT AND FINANCE
myriam team member

Myriam Clerens

FINANCE MANAGER
natalie team member

Nathalie Kok

HR AND ADMIN. MANAGER

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