Jacinta Liem is the Head of Secretariat of the Brussels School of Governance. In this role, and as member of the School’s Executive Committee, she provides overall direction and guidance across the different admin teams in their respective capacity to offer professional day-to-day support to the School’s academic staff and its students. Before she took on this role, she previously held positions within the organisation as Management Assistant, Events Officer, Project Coordinator, and Assistant Executive Director.

Prior to joining the IES, she worked at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), a Brussels-based think tank, as Assistant Project Coordinator for the Justice and Home Affairs unit.

She holds an MA in European Public Policy from the Brussels School of International Studies (BSIS) of the University of Kent, and an International Master degree in European studies - Policy Advisor and Projects Consultant from Université catholique de Louvain (UCL). In 2019, she obtained a Management Certificate from the Solvay Business School (ULB).