Patrick ten Brink


Patrick is Deputy Secretary General and Director of EU Policy of the European Environmental Bureau, representing over 160 NGOs across all EU Member States. He is a member of the Stakeholder Group of the Fit-for-Future Platform, on the Hydrogen Platform, on the Industrial Forum, and on ECOS’ Executive Committee. Before joining the EEB, Patrick was the Director of IEEP-Brussels and head of its Green Economy Programme. He has worked for thirty years on European environmental policy covering biodiversity, marine litter, circular economy, green fiscal reform, climate and energy, transport, industrial policy, and better regulation. He has a Masters in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics and a joint honours Physics and Philosophy degree. Patrick is German and speaks English, French, German and Spanish.