Wout van Wijk is Executive Director at News Media Europe, representing over 2200 news brands throughout Europe. Prior to this, Wout worked with the Brussels office of Huawei Technologies, leading their public outreach on Cyber Security and Data Privacy.
Wout also worked with the European Commission on Trust and Security related policy and research. He started his career with the trade association of Europe’s direct marketing industry, FEDMA.
Wout holds an Msc in Communication Studies from the Twente University, The Netherlands and an MA in European Public Affairs from Maastricht University, The Netherlands.