Marcel van Poecke
The Carlyle Group
Chairman of Carlyle International Energy Partners
Marcel van Poecke has more than 30 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. He is Chairman of Carlyle International Energy Partners (CIEP). Previously he was Head of CIEP from 2014 – 2022. CIEP focuses on the energy sector outside North America with a particular focus on oil and gas: upstream, midstream, downstream and oil field services. Marcel van Poecke is also the Chairman of ONE-DYAS, Chairman of VARO, Vice Chairman of CEPSA, Co-chairman of TES, Vice Chairman of Energy Intelligence Group and non-executive Director of Discover Exploration, Assala, Neptune, SierraCol and Black Sea Oil & Gas. He also serves on the Board of Trustees of WCS in New York, The Wildlife Conservation Society. Marcel van Poecke has a degree in Agricultural Business Administration from the University of Wageningen and a Master in Business Administration from the William E. Simon School of Management of the University of Rochester, USA.