Thomas Mertens

Thomas Mertens

Researcher

Thomas joined ERCST in October 2020. His work is focused on international climate policy, carbon markets and international negotiations related to Article 6 of the Paris Agreement. At European level, he works on topics related to the EU ETS.

Before joining ERCST, he worked at UN Environment in Pretoria, South Africa and at the Economics and Management department of consultancy firm COWI in Brussels. He also worked as a volunteer for several environmental civil society organisations.

Thomas holds a MSc in Applied Economics from the University of Antwerp and a MSc in International Politics from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.

Email: tmertens@ercst.org
Phone: +32 479 42 13 42