Deputy Director General
Marco Mensink holds a Masters of Science Degree in Forestry and Business Management from the Agricultural University of Wageningen in the Netherlands.
Before joining CEPI in March 2006, he worked for 6 years as Energy & Environment Director at the Royal Netherlands’ Paper and Board Association, also representing the Dutch industry in Brussels.
Mr Mensink started his career at Ernst & Young Management Consulting, working there for six years in Environmental Management and assessing the environmental issues in mergers and acquisitions.
As CEPI’s Deputy Director General, he is responsible for Public Affairs and the Climate Change and Energy issues vis a vis the EU institutions, presenting the industries interests. He is the author of the CEPI 2050 roadmap and responsible for implantation of the roadmap in CEPI’s activities in a.o. the European Innovation Partnerships on water and raw materials and the bio economy PPP. He currently coordinates the industry consortium on the Bio PPP.
Mr Mensink is a Dutch national, born in 1968, married and has three children. He is now living in Brussels.