Lucas is a Principal Consultant at VVA Economics & Policy.
Lucas has been working on consumer policy and data collection projects in the EU for more than 15 years. Currently he is directing the data collection for a behavioural study on consumers involvement in the Circular Economy for CHAFFEA and he has been leading data collection exercises in the EU health policy, environmental policy, public procurement, urban renewal policy and industrial policy.
Assessing the impact on consumers was an important part of all those impact assessments and evaluations following the EU Better Regulation Guidelines and its predecessors.
Lucas has been working on impact assessments and the quantification and monetisation of environmental impacts for more than 10 years. He developed, for example, an impact assessment tool for the monetisation of environmental impacts for the German federal government.
Lucas is an Economist, a native German speaker, also fluent in English.