European External Action Service (Heads of Delegation rotation): extracts from the press briefing by Catherine Ashton
On 15/09/2010, Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, appointed 27 new Heads of EU Delegation and 1 Deputy Head of EU Delegation. The appointments were part of the wider recruitment exercise for the future EEAS, including the recently published top management positions, permanent chair of the Political and Security Committee and 80 political posts in delegations and other vacant jobs in headquarters.
Catherine Ashton was in the process of screening the candidates for the recently published posts for an upgraded Head of Delegation in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the two Head of Delegation posts in Geneva (WTO and UN). SHOTLIST