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Andri van Mens

Andri van Mens -photo

Senior Policy Officer Infrastructure
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands







Work experience

2013 – present: Member Program Council, Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility (PPIAF)
2012 – present: Senior Policy Officer Infrastructure, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
2011 – 2012: Second Secretary Economy and Trade, Embassy of the Netherlands in Russia
2007 – 2011: Second Secretary Justice and Home Affairs, Embassy of the Netherlands in Bulgaria
2004 – 2007: Policy Officer Council of Europe, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
2003 – 2004: ProjectManager, The Network University, Netherlands
1998 – 1999: Research Assistant, Département de sciences politiques, Université deMontréal



2000 – 2002: International School for Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Amsterdam
    Master of Arts (MA) International Relations
    CompletedWith Honours 
1996 – 1999: Université deMontréal
    Baccalauréat ès sciences (BSc) Science politique
    Mention d'excellence
1993 – 1995: Collège Bois-de-Boulogne, Montreal
    Diplôme d'études collégiales (DEC), Sciences pures et appliquées


Hobson's Choice: Does Canada have any options in its defence and security relations with the United States?
    International Journal, Summer 2000
    Authors : Andri VAN MENS, Alex MACLEOD, Stephane ROUSSEL
Defence Budget Transparency on the Internet
    Information & Security, Volume 5, 2000
    Authors: Andri VAN MENS, Kate STARKEY
The End of the Road for the ThirdWay.Why Social Democrats Lose Elections in the European Union
    Workshop on Multilevel and Federal Governance: The Experiences of Canada and the European Union, University of Victoria (Canada) 2002
    Author: Andri VAN MENS



Dutch: Native speaker
Bulgarian Native speaker
English: Fluent in speech and writing
French: Excellent in speech and writing
Russian: Basic conversational
German: Basic conversational