Wout advises clients on policy communications, public affairs and media relations in the energy, industrial manufacturing, food, sports and healthcare sectors. Working on both Belgian and EU level, he helps clients develop and roll out integrated communications campaigns, often targeting a specific regulatory challenge. Wout is an analytical and creative strategist with expertise in narrative development, campaign planning, content production and publishing strategies.
His current and past clients include Cefic (EFCTC), Proton, GSK, Puratos, FIFA and Trafigura.
Before joining H+K, Wout was a trainee at the European Commission. He worked at the Representation of the European Commission in Belgium, where he was engaged in the Commission’s campaigns (EUandMe, EUProtects & InvestEU), social media planning, stakeholder engagement and monitoring of Belgian politics.
Wout holds a Master in Western Literature, a Master in Literary Studies and a Master in Compared and International Politics (KU Leuven).
Wout is a Belgian national. He speaks Dutch, English, French and Italian.