Marcel van Poecke has more than 25 years of experience in the energy sector. He is the Chairman of AtlasInvest, a private holding company he founded in 2007. AtlasInvest is engaged in investments across the broad energy spectrum.
Mr Van Poecke is Head and Managing Director for Carlyle International Energy Partners, focusing on the energy sector outside North America with a particular focus on oil and gas: upstream, midstream, downstream and oil-field services.
Mr Van Poecke is also the Chairman of ONE-DYAS, an AtlasInvest portfolio company with oil and gas assets in the North Sea and West Africa.
Mr Van Poecke has a degree in agricultural business administration from the University of Wageningen and an MBA from the William E. Simon School of Management of the University of Rochester.