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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 5 March 2015 until 31 March 2016 (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 declaration on the honour 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 and Commissioners of the European Commission

Contracts from 5 March 2015 until 31 March 2016 (unless otherwise stated).


Conseillers spéciaux non institutionnels
CabinetNomObjet du mandat
1. JUNCKERDr Edmund STOIBERAdvice on better regulation issues.Curriculum vitae pdf - 174 KB [174 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 322 KB [322 KB]
MR Michel BARNIERSpecial adviser on European Defence Policy.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 62 KB [62 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 311 KB [311 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 - 128 KB [128 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 66 KB [66 KB]
Dr Luuk VAN MIDDELAARAdvise on constitutional developments and interinstitutional relations within the EU.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 85 KB [85 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 52 KB [52 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 - 53 KB [53 KB]
3. MOGHERININathalie TOCCIHR/VP outreach to think tanks and coordination of work on a new European Security Strategy, beginning with the 2015 Strategic Review.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 107 KB [107 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 92 KB [92 KB]
4. GEORGIEVAMr Claude CHENEProviding advice on human resources policy in general.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 27 KB [27 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 31 KB [31 KB]
M. Mario MONTI (du 1/09/2014 au 31/08/2016)Assurer la Présidence du Groupe à Haut Niveau sur les Ressources Propres.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 23 KB [23 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 57 KB [57 KB]
5. ANSIPMr Taavi KOTKATo advise the Vice-President on Digital Single Market issues and on e-governance in particular.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 28 KB [28 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 31 KB [31 KB]
Mr Constantijn VAN ORANJE-NASSAUTo represent and advise the Vice-President on all matters pertaining to Internet Governance with emphasis on Net Mundial Initiative.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 117 KB [117 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 34 KB [34 KB]
7. DOMBROVSKISMr Siim KALLASStrategic and political advice on future of EMU, economic relations with Eastern neighbourhood.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 28 KB [28 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 46 KB [46 KB]
11. MALMSTRÖMMr Jan Eric FRYDMANTo advise on Trade Policy notably on relations to the United States.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 58 KB [58 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 44 KB [44 KB]
Ms Anna TERRÓN CUSÍTo design closer cooperation with the Southern neighbourhood.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 64 KB [64 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 82 KB [82 KB]
Mr Carl B. HAMILTONTo advise the Commissioner on Trade Policy and how to communicate around it.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 40 KB [40 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 55 KB [55 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 - 108 KB [108 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 53 KB [53 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 - 62 KB [62 KB]
14. VELLAMr Reinhard PRIEBE (from 1/10/2014 until 30/09/2016)"To represent the European Commission at the Administrative Board of the European Fisheries Control Agency".
Curriculum vitae pdf - 37 KB [37 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 68 KB [68 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 - 21 KB [21 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 42 KB [42 KB]
16. AVRAMOPOULOSAristidis CALOGEROPOULOS-STRATISTo contribute to specific goals of the Migration and Home Affairs policy. To develop the Commission's policy on refugees, on safeguarding humanitarian rights, and to promote partnership schemes with third-countries that play a crucial role for the effective implementation of European migration policy.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 58 KB [58 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 95 KB [95 KB]
22. BULCProf. Dr. Miro MILANOVIČFeasibility study on electrification on passenger cars with a recommendation on a timeframe and regulatory requirements.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 201 KB [201 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 47 KB [47 KB]
24. JOUROVAMs Iveta RADIČOVÁFundamental rights protection and justice systems consultations.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 124 KB [124 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 70 KB [70 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 - 72 KB [72 KB]
Mr Jean-Charles LEYGUESRegional innovation policy in France; budgetary issues related to regional policy.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 32 KB [32 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 55 KB [55 KB]
Professor Philip McCANNAdvice on evaluation of cohesion policy ; advice on smart specialisation strategy.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 639 KB [639 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 66 KB [66 KB]
M. Slavo RADOSEVIҪAdvice on economic development policy for central and eastern european regions.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 145 KB [145 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 122 KB [122 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 - 107 KB [107 KB]
Conseillers spéciaux institutionnels
GEORGIEVAMs Irena PETRUŠKEVIČIENĖMembre externe du Comité de Suivi des Audits.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 125 KB [125 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 56 KB [56 KB]
Mme Caroline MAWHOODMembre externe du Comité de Suivi des Audits.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 128 KB [128 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 48 KB [48 KB]
M. Juan RAMALLO MASSANETPrésident de l'Instance spécialisée en matière financière (PIF - Panel Irrégularités Financières).
Curriculum vitae pdf - 325 KB [325 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 20 KB [20 KB]
Dr. Renate JAEGERPrésident du Conseil de Discipline
Curriculum vitae pdf - 40 KB [40 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 439 KB [439 KB]
Task force pour la Grèce
MOSCOVICIMr Horst REICHENBACH (until 30/04/2015)Head of Task Force for Greece.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 8 KB [8 KB] - Declaration on the honour tiff - 66 KB [66 KB]
Mr Joly DIXON (until 30/06/2015)Technical support and advice to the Task Force Greece.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 7 KB [7 KB] - Declaration on the honour tiff - 68 KB [68 KB]
Mr Jacques PONCET (until 30/06/2015)Technical support and advice to the Task Force Greece.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 199 KB [199 KB] - Declaration on the honour
Mme Paraskevi GILCHRIST (until 30/06/2015)Technical support and advice to the Task Force Greece.
Curriculum vitae pdf - 53 KB [53 KB] - Declaration on the honour pdf - 86 KB [86 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

Commission civil service