Océane Merchiers

Océane joined Arctik in 2022 as a junior communications consultant. She is assisting on communication projects with a focus on EU affairs on environment and sustainability, including the EU Ecolabel, the EU Green Week 2022 and the H2020 project PolarRES.

She graduated in 2021 with a BSc in marine biology with oceanography from the University of Southampton (UK) and has followed a class in climate change economics with the University of California, Berkeley (USA). Along with her background in research and analysis and science communication, stemming from student-led projects and internships, Océane has experience in digital art and photography. 

Océane is very interested in climate and ecologial change, sustainable development, and environmental sciences. As a Belgian who grew up in the USA, she is fluent in English, French, and Dutch.