Thomas joined the Hill+Knowlton Strategies Brussels office in 2016. He works on corporate communication, reputation management and public affairs for clients in different sectors, with a particular focus on the financial and professional services industries.
Thomas enjoys translating complex and strategic client issues into engaging stories that are relevant for political, media and public stakeholders. He has extensive experience in advising clients on their messaging and external communication strategies, as well as in designing and implementing PA advocacy campaigns on both the Belgian and EU level. Thomas also supports clients on crisis communication and issue management and regularly provides media training and crisis workshops.
Prior to joining H+K Strategies, Thomas was employed at the public affairs department of a leading Belgian communication consultancy. Before this, Thomas worked as a policy adviser on energy, climate and agriculture at the Belgian embassy in Berlin.
Thomas holds a Master in Political Science (KU Leuven) and subsequently graduated with high honours from the University of Ghent with a Master in Business Economics. He is a Belgian national and is fluent in Dutch, English, French and German.