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Special Advisers to the President and Members of the European Commission

This list concerns the names of the Special Advisers to the President and Commissioners of the European Commission appointed from 1 April 2016 until 31 March 2017 (unless otherwise stated) in accordance with the Staff Regulations of Officials and the Conditions of Employment of Other Servants of the European Union[1], and in particular Articles 5, 123 and 124 of the Conditions of Employment of Other Servants, as well as the Rules Governing Special Advisers[4]. The signature of a Solemn declaration of no conflict of interest between the duties of Special Adviser to the Commission and other activities has been made a condition for the conclusion of contracts.

The present list is published on basis of Regulation (EC) N° 1049/2001[2].

Special Advisers to the President, Vice-Presidents and Commissioners of the European Commission

Contracts from 1 April 2016 until 31 March 2017 (unless otherwise stated).


 

Conseillers spéciaux non institutionnels
CabinetNomObjet du mandat
1. JUNCKERMr Michel BARNIER (from 1/04/2016 until 30/09/2016)Special adviser on European Defence Policy
Curriculum vitae pdf - 179 KB [179 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 71 KB [71 KB]
Mr Luc VAN DEN BRANDEAdvice for the outreach towards citizens
Curriculum vitae pdf - 117 KB [117 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 71 KB [71 KB]
Mrs Catherine DAYAdvice on strategic issues related to the Multi Annual Financial Framework
Curriculum vitae pdf - 87 KB [87 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 83 KB [83 KB]
Mr Allan LARSSON (from 19/01/2016)Special Adviser for the Pillar of Social Rights
Curriculum vitae pdf - 140 KB [140 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 77 KB [77 KB]
2. TIMMERMANSMr Enzo MOAVERO MILANESIAdvise on the respect of the rule of law within the EU, as well as on better regulation and correct implementation of subsidiarity and proportionality principles
Curriculum vitae pdf - 55 KB [55 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 62 KB [62 KB]
Dr Luuk VAN MIDDELAARAdvise on constitutional developments and interinstitutional relations within the EU
Curriculum vitae pdf - 163 KB [163 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 58 KB [58 KB]
Mr Jonathan HOLSLAGAdvise on constitutional and political developments of the EU, in particular from an international perspective
Curriculum vitae pdf - 84 KB [84 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 64 KB [64 KB]
3. MOGHERINIMs Nathalie TOCCIHR/VP outreach to think tanks and coordination of work on a new European Security Strategy
Curriculum vitae pdf - 286 KB [286 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 470 KB [470 KB]
Mr Patrick DE ROUSIERSProvide advice in security and defence related matters in relation to the global security strategy
Curriculum vitae pdf - 105 KB [105 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 1003 KB [1003 KB]
4. GEORGIEVAMr Claude CHENEProviding advice on human resources policy in general
Curriculum vitae pdf - 38 KB [38 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 53 KB [53 KB]
Mr Mario MONTI (from 01/09/2014 until 31/06/2017)Chair the High Level Group on Own Resources
Curriculum vitae pdf - 67 KB [67 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 68 KB [68 KB]
Mr Eckart GUTHProvide expertise on post-2020 multiannual financial framework
Curriculum vitae pdf - 83 KB [83 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 59 KB [59 KB]
5. ANSIPMr Taavi KOTKATo advise the Vice-President on Digital Single Market issues and on e-governance in particular
Curriculum vitae pdf - 46 KB [46 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 754 KB [754 KB]
Mr Constantijn VAN ORANJE-NASSAUTo represent and advise the Vice-President on Digital Single Market issues with particular focus on Internet Governance and startups
Curriculum vitae pdf - 71 KB [71 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 57 KB [57 KB]
7. DOMBROVSKISMr Siim KALLASStrategic and political advice on future of EMU, economic relations with Eastern neighbourhood
Curriculum vitae pdf - 61 KB [61 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 2 MB [2 MB]
Mr António José R. A. CABRALAdvising the Vice-President in his work on a deeper and fairer EMU, in particular with regard to the future of EU financial assistance and support programmes
Curriculum vitae pdf - 125 KB [125 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 100 KB [100 KB]
M. Niels THYGESEN (from 20/10/2016)Président du Comité budgétaire européen consultatif indépendant
Curriculum vitae pdf - 121 KB [121 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 107 KB [107 KB]
M. Roel BEETSMA (from 20/10/2016)Membre du Comité budgétaire européen consultatif indépendant
Curriculum vitae pdf - 2 MB [2 MB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 421 KB [421 KB]
M. Massimo BORDIGNON (from 20/10/2016)Membre du Comité budgétaire européen consultatif indépendant
Curriculum vitae pdf - 35 KB [35 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 69 KB [69 KB]
Mme Sandrine DUCHÊNE (from 20/10/2016)Membre du Comité budgétaire européen consultatif indépendant
Curriculum vitae pdf - 133 KB [133 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 68 KB [68 KB]
M. Mateusz SZCZUREK (from 20/10/2016)Membre du Comité budgétaire européen consultatif indépendant
Curriculum vitae pdf - 125 KB [125 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 290 KB [290 KB]
8. KATAINENMs Valerie HERZBERGSpecial Adviser on the competitiveness of the European Economy
Curriculum vitae pdf - 149 KB [149 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 86 KB [86 KB]
9. OETTINGERMr Emmanuel GABLATo advise the Commissioner in the digital field on regulatory issues
Curriculum vitae pdf - 58 KB [58 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 59 KB [59 KB]
10. HAHNProf. Dr. Franz SCHAUSBERGER (from 13/10/2016)Expertise in den Regionen und Städten der EU-Erweiterungsländer sowie in den EU-Nachbarschaftspolitik-Ländern
Curriculum vitae pdf - 289 KB [289 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 106 KB [106 KB]
11. MALMSTRÖMMr Jan Eric FRYDMANTo advise on Trade Policy notably on relations to the United States
Curriculum vitae pdf - 82 KB [82 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 70 KB [70 KB]
Ms Anna TERRÓN CUSÍTo design closer cooperation with the Southern neighbourhood
Curriculum vitae pdf - 107 KB [107 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 92 KB [92 KB]
Mr Carl B. HAMILTONTo advise the Commissioner on Trade Policy and how to communicate around it
Curriculum vitae pdf - 94 KB [94 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 94 KB [94 KB]
12. MIMICAMr José Manuel de Morais BRIOSA E GALATo provide strategic advice and personal support on the design of a post-Cotonou framework; To assist in our cooperation with Africa on the post-2015 process on Sustainable Development Goals; To provide strategic advice and personal support on our relations with the African Union and African states in general.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 129 KB [129 KB] - Declaration on the honour jpeg - 882 KB [882 KB]
Dr Zita GURMAIStrategic advice on gender policy in development cooperation and in particular the implementation of the new EU Gender Action Plan 2016-2020
Curriculum vitae pdf - 178 KB [178 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 126 KB [126 KB]
Mr Ján FIGEL
(from 06/05/2016 until 05/05/2017)
Special Envoy for the promotion of freedom of religion or belief outside the EU
Curriculum vitae pdf - 247 KB [247 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 88 KB [88 KB]
13. ARIAS CAÑETEMr Guy LENTZGeneral assistance to the Commissioner on energy issues
Curriculum vitae pdf - 52 KB [52 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 74 KB [74 KB]
14. VELLAMr Reinhard PRIEBE (from 01/10/2014 until 30/09/2017)To represent the European Commission at the Administrative Board of the European Fisheries Control Agency (EFCA)
Curriculum vitae pdf - 37 KB [37 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 297 KB [297 KB]
15. ANDRIUKAITISMs Dagmar ROTH-BEHRENDTThe Special Adviser shall assist the Commissioner in assessing the situation of executive agencies of DG SANTE, with regard to various horizontal topics, including making suggestions on how to change issues specific to each agency and assisting in discussions with them
Curriculum vitae pdf - 311 KB [311 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 311 KB [311 KB]
16. AVRAMOPOULOSDr Aristidis CALOGEROPOULOS-STRATISTo contribute to specific goals of the Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship policy
Curriculum vitae pdf - 126 KB [126 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 63 KB [63 KB]
18. MOSCOVICIMr Heinz ZOUREK (from 1/02/2016 until 31/07/2016)Support the negotiations of the Financial transaction tax under enhanced cooperation
Curriculum vitae pdf - 108 KB [108 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 105 KB [105 KB]
19. STYLIANIDESMr Constantinos NEOPHYTOUTo advise the Commissioner on public-private partnerships
Curriculum vitae pdf - 176 KB [176 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 77 KB [77 KB]
20. HOGANMr Graham MEADOWSTo prepare advice on the communication and implementation of policy in the portfolio of the Commissionner
Curriculum vitae pdf - 89 KB [89 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 60 KB [60 KB]
Mr Michael TREACY
To prepare advice on the communication and implementation of policy in the portfolio of the Commissionner
Curriculum vitae pdf - 138 KB [138 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 64 KB [64 KB]
22. BULCMr Stefan BLACHFELLNERTo prepare advice on infrastructure, data, apps, services, networks in the context of multi-modality
Curriculum vitae pdf - 348 KB [348 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 679 KB [679 KB]
24. JOUROVAMr François FALLETTIProviding advice on criminal judicial cooperation
Curriculum vitae pdf - 3 MB [3 MB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 2 MB [2 MB]
25. NAVRACSICSMs Judit KÖRMENDY-ÉKESSpecial Adviser for culture and copyright issues
Curriculum vitae pdf - 210 KB [210 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 458 KB [458 KB]
26. CRETUDr Dirk AHNERAdvice on rural development and delimitation with agricultural policy
Curriculum vitae pdf - 79 KB [79 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 79 KB [79 KB]
Mr Jean-Charles LEYGUESRegional innovation policy, budgetary issues related to regional policy
Curriculum vitae pdf - 32 KB [32 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 73 KB [73 KB]
Professor Kevin MORGANAdvice on institutional building and good governance as part of regional development strategy
Curriculum vitae pdf - 85 KB [85 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 120 KB [120 KB]
Mr Walter DEFFAA (from 13/10/2016)Advice on specific regional and urban issues
Curriculum vitae pdf - 74 KB [74 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 50 KB [50 KB]
28. MOEDASMr Carlo RATTITo advise the Commissioner on the merging of the Physical and Digital world and smart cities
Curriculum vitae pdf - 3 MB [3 MB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 85 KB [85 KB]
Mr José Albino Da SILVA PENEDA (from 13/10/2016)To advise Commissioner Moedas on economic and social dimension of Research and Innovation policies
Curriculum vitae pdf - 196 KB [196 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 101 KB [101 KB]
Conseillers spéciaux institutionnels
GEORGIEVAMs Irena PETRUŠKEVIČIENĖMembre externe du Comité de Suivi des Audits
Curriculum vitae pdf - 149 KB [149 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 61 KB [61 KB]
Ms Caroline MAWHOODMembre externe du Comité de Suivi des Audits
Curriculum vitae pdf - 120 KB [120 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 120 KB [120 KB]
Ms Renate JAEGER (until 30/04/2016)Président du Conseil de Discipline
Curriculum vitae pdf - 43 KB [43 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 55 KB [55 KB]
Mr Arjen W.H. MEIJ (from 1/05/2016)Président du Conseil de Discipline
Curriculum vitae pdf - 90 KB [90 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 96 KB [96 KB]
M. Christian PENNERA (from 18/11/2016 until 17/11/2018)Président permanent de haut niveau indépendant de l'instance visée à l'article 108, paragraphe 6, du règlement (UE, Euratom) n° 966/2012
Curriculum vitae pdf - 59 KB [59 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 70 KB [70 KB]
Mme Maria Isabel ROFES i PUJOL (from 18/11/2016 until 17/11/2018)Suppléante du Président permanent de haut niveau indépendant de l'instance visée à l'article 108, paragraphe 6, du règlement (UE, Euratom) n° 966/2012
Curriculum vitae pdf - 102 KB [102 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 468 KB [468 KB]
SG - Service d'appui à la réforme structurelle (SRSS)
DOMBROVSKISM. Pierre LEPETIT (from 1/05/2016)To provide support in the field of public administration reform (central and local administration) in selected Member States
Curriculum vitae pdf - 91 KB [91 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 2 MB [2 MB]
Mme Paraskevi GILCHRISTTo provide support in the field of public financial management in selected Member States as well as to provide advice in the field of better use and absorption of the structural funds
Curriculum vitae pdf - 147 KB [147 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 304 KB [304 KB]
Mr Stephanos SAMARASTo provide support in the field of implementation of structural funds in selected Member States (in particular Agriculture and Rural Development Funds and Fisheries and Maritime funds)
Curriculum vitae pdf - 131 KB [131 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 61 KB [61 KB]
Special Adviser - in charge of relations with the EBRD
18. MOSCOVICIMr Horst REICHENBACH (1/05/2015-30/04/2017)Curriculum vitae pdf - 184 KB [184 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 57 KB [57 KB]

[1]Staff Regulations of Officials and the Conditions of Employment of Other Servants of the European Union

[2]Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 May 2001 regarding public access to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents

[3]Annex to the Declaration on the honour pdf - 387 KB [387 KB] français (fr) – Applicable Staff Regulations; Conditions of Employment of Other Servants of the European Union (in English and French)

[4]Rules governing Special Advisers C(2007)6655 of 19.12.2007, and its annexes

 

 

 

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