Written by Marissa Wilson. Photo by Kaila Rovine.
Leaving behind a bustling office during the late afternoon crunch, Analyst Pieter Fossel escapes to the rooftop at 1615 L Street for a chat about life before Avascent and why he’s happy where he’s at now. With patient enthusiasm and endearing modesty, he shares about his unique upbringing and lasting love of adventure. Marissa Wilson (MW): Let’s start by talking about where you’ve come from. You’ve moved around a lot and experienced so many different places. Can you tell me about this and why you’ve settled on DC?