Marcel joined the Dahrendorf Forum as Research Associate in October 2017. He is also program director at the Berlin-based grassroots think tank Polis180 e.V., where he actively engages in all questions pertaining to Brexit and its aftermath. In his previous position at the German Federal Ministry for Labour and Social Affairs, he worked on European social and employment policy. Marcel has prior work experience in political consulting, the public and private sectors, as well as academia. Marcel holds a BA in international relations and international organisation from the University of Groningen and a Master of Public Policy from the Hertie School of Governance. As a passionate European, he has diverse research interests, from the governance of the Eurozone to strategic foreign policy challenges.
Areas of Expertise: International Relations, European Politics, Eurozone Governance