Elevation Partners

Hans Van Der Loo

Institute of Integrated Economic Research

Chairman, Advisory Board

Hans van der Loo, MBA, Advisory Board Chairman of the Institute for Integrated Economic Research (IIER). Following Nyenrode University he attended ESCP in Paris, Oxford and Düsseldorf.. After a brief stint at McKinsey, he joined Shell. He worked in over 40 countries. From 2004-2012 he was Shell’s Chief Lobbyist in Europe, member of BusinessEurope's Advisory Council and sherpa to two Shell CEO’s in ERT. In 2012 he joined WBCSD. Since 2014 Chairman at IIER. He was adviser to the EC for the EU Key Competence Framework review. He is initiator and EU Ambassador for the EU STEM Coalition www.stemcoalition.eu (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) to help the set-up of triple-helix (government-schools-industry) STEM Platforms to strengthen national talent pipelines and foster sySTEMic thinking capability (critical, logical and holistic thinking) needed to face the exponential challenges of the 21st Century. He has been a speaker at Bilderberg, COP21, EBS, World Economic Forum and other conferences. Link to website: https://www.energyandstuff.org/en