Contact & Team

Please feel free to ask me a question about my work areas, politics or the EU in general. I receive a lot of emails but I will try to get back to you as soon as possible.

+32 2 28 45617

D66 press officer 
Anne Ruth Schussler
+32 484201518


Willem Steketee

Willem supports Marietje in her work in the Committee on International Trade (INTA) as well as in the parliamentary delegations that she is a member of.
Willem studied history and international relations in Utrecht and did an internship at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Netherlands, at the security policy department.

Frederiek Elemans

Frederiek supports Marietje in her work in the Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) and the Subcommittee on Human Rights (DROI).

Previously Frederiek was a trainee at the political department of the Dutch Embassy in Washington DC and worked at the Center for Transatlantic Relations, part of Johns Hopkins University's SAIS. She studied International Relations at the University of Amsterdam.

Mathias Vermeulen

Mathias supports Marietje in her work on the digital single market, cybersecurity, digital rights and internet governance.

Previously he worked for the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the protection of human rights while countering terrorism, the Belgian Intelligence Oversight Committee, and the Centre for Law, Science and Technology Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussels. He has also worked as a consultant on the links between civil liberties, security policies and new technologies for a wide range of public and private organisation. Mathias has an LLM in international law and has submitted his PhD on the right to privacy in the European Union.