Jess is based in Brussels and works at the intersection of public affairs and communications and provides strategic advice to expand her clients’ advocacy and influence in the EU. Jess has worked extensively on sustainability and climate policy issues in various sectors including energy, transport, trade and industrials. Her clients have included Mazda Motor Europe, the Avril Group, the European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic-EFCTC), the Japan Bank of International Cooperation, the European Lime Association and DG Energy of the European Commission.
Prior to joining H+K, Jess worked as an account executive at Grayling Belgium, where she assisted clients in their public affairs strategies and outreach, with a particular focus on transport and food policies. Before moving to Belgium she worked as a communication assistant in the French Erasmus+ Agency, where she was in charge of promoting EU education programmes on and offline through media relations and social media engagement.
Jess holds a master’s degree in Applied European Policies from Sciences Po Aix (France), as well as a master’s degree and a BA in European Studies from the University Sorbonne Nouvelle (France). A French national, she is fluent in French and English and knows a bit of Spanish and Italian.