Lucas is an Associate Director at VVA Economics & Policy.
Lucas has been working on impact assessments and evaluation in various policy fields for the EU for more than 15 years. Currently he is leading the support for model demonstrator regions on strategies for cluster policy and industrial transition for DG GROW and is evaluating the impacts of the reporting requirements for logging and extraction companies for DG FISMA. Recently Lucas led various projects for CHAFFEA and DG GROWTH on the impacts of the collaborate economy and the circular economy.
In previous employments, Lucas work focused on environmental policies, health policies and urban renewal policies. He is an expert in developing methodologies and tools to monetise policy impacts on the environment and human health for evaluations and impact assessments.
Lucas is an Economist, a native German speaker and also fluent in English.