Jonas Lagrou is senior consultant in the Regions & Local Governance team at IDEA Consult. He obtained a master in political science with a focus on international politics and European policy (UGent) in 2004. Jonas has a broad interest in both local and international cooperation between and with governments at all levels.
Through his extensive project and practical experience, Jonas has built up knowledge and insight into the interaction between project, policy and strategy.
Before joining IDEA, he spent five years as a coordinator and staff member of the public domain cluster and the strategic cell of the city of Bruges. Before that, he gained ten years of experience as a policy advisor and project coordinator at the Provincial Government of West Flanders in the department of Economy, European and International Cooperation.