Marlou has obtained her bachelor’s degree in Dutch Law from the University of Groningen. At this University, she also completed a pre-master’s degree in International Relations and International Organisation. In 2020 Marlou graduated from Utrecht University with a master’s degree in Public International Law, specializing in Human Rights.
In her free time, Marlou volunteered at, among others, the local Amnesty International student organisation as well as a local non-profit foundation promoting fair trade and sustainable business called Young & Fair.
After graduation she did a six-month Business and Human Rights Research internship at telecommunication company VodafoneZiggo.
Marlou has shown substantial affinity with the environment and human rights and possesses strong social and communication skills. She is fluent in Dutch and English.
Marlou joined PGMBM in 2021 and is currently part of the freshly new PGMBM Amsterdam Office.