Laurens Ankersmit will be the Rapporteur of the break-out session on Better Regulation.
Laurens is currently working as a Trade & Environment lawyer monitoring EU trade law and policy at ClientEarth, Brussels. He has previously worked as a lawyer for the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and for Clifford Chance Brussels. He also worked as a researcher and lecturer at VU University Amsterdam. Laurens completed a PhD at VU University Amsterdam on the intersection between trade and environmental protection in February 2015.