Contact

Address:

European Commission

Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 200

1049 1049 Brussels

Belgium

Press contact

Media enquiries should be directed to the European Commission press service.

Responsibilities

  • Leading the Project Team "Digital Single Market".
  • Creating a connected digital single market and making Europe a world leader in information and communication technology.
  • Breaking down national silos in telecoms regulation, in copyright and data protection legislation and in the management of radio waves.
  • Helping build the framework conditions for protecting citizens online, including fighting against cybercrime.
  • Simplifying consumer rules for online shopping.
  • Mobilising additional public and private investment for infrastructure such as broadband networks.
  • Promoting digital and eGovernment approaches in national and EU administrations.
  • Supporting the development of cultural and creative industries in Europe.
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European Parliament hearings

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Team

Andrus Ansip's team supports him in his daily work.
Team page

Agenda

Appointments and meetings

Thu 29 Sep

Agenda

Bratislava: meets Peter Pellegrini, Slovakia's Deputy Prime Minister

With: Andrus Ansip

Biography

Estonian nationality. Married with three children.

Commission Vice-President for the Digital Single Market
  • 2014 - date
Member of the European Parliament, Vice-President for the ALDE group
  • 2014
Member of the Estonian parliament
  • 2014
Prime Minister of Estonia
  • 2005-14
Minister of Economic Affairs and Communications
  • 2004-05
Mayor of Tartu
  • 1998-2004
Deputy Head of Tartu Department of North Estonian Bank
  • 1994-95
Member of the Board of Directors, Rahvapank
  • 1993-94
Senior engineer, Institute of General and Molecular Pathology, Tartu State University
  • 1983-86