European Region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association

Béryl Abols

Events Coordinator & Finance Officer

Phone: +32 2 609 56 51

Béryl is responsible for organising events, conferences and meetings for ILGA-Europe. She also supports financial compliance processes in the organisation, as well as office management.


Before joining ILGA-Europe, Béryl worked 4 years for Brussels-based business lobby group BusinessEurope. Shifting her career focus from advocacy to project management, she worked over 3 years on medium-term projects in the youth field. In particular she organised several large youth events and conferences for the European Youth Forum and the Flemish agency for the Youth in Action programme. Béryl holds a Bachelor degree in political science from Paris 3 University and a Master’s degree in EU affairs and French-German cooperation from the Institute of Political Sciences of Strasbourg, France. Her master thesis focused on gender mainstreaming in EU policy-making.