Head of PACTA
2°Degrees Investing Initiative
Maarten Vleeschhouwer joined 2DII as Head of PACTA in August 2020. He acts as strategic lead for PACTA, including managing stakeholder relations, partnerships development, and policy-related work. Previously, he worked as a seconded national expert at the European Commission’s DG FISMA, where he assisted in the implementation of the Commission Action Plan on Financing Sustainable Growth. Prior to that, Maarten worked at the Dutch National Bank, which was one of the first central banks to use the PACTA scenario analysis tool. He holds a Master's in International Relations and International Economics from Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.