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1049 Brussels
Head of Cabinet

Martin Selmayr

Martin Selmayr

Responsibilities

Management of the Cabinet

  • Strategic Legal Issues
  • Strategic Communication Matters
  • Senior Personnel Matters
  • G7/G20
  • Spokesperson's Service

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Deputy Head of Cabinet

Clara Martinez Alberola

Clara Martinez Alberola

Responsibilities

  • Deputising for the Head of Cabinet
  • Strategic Inter-Institutional Issues (VP Timmermans)
  • Better Regulation (VP Timmermans)
  • European Political Strategy Centre
  • Strategic issues related to the Cyprus settlement process
  • Anti-Fraud 

Chair of the Inter-Institutional Relations Group
Relations with the independent Regulatory Scrutiny Board

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Director of Coordination and Administration

Sandra Kramer

Sandra Kramer

Responsibilities

  • Budget and Human Resources (VP Georgieva)
  • Mid-term review of the Multiannual Financial Framework
  • Discharge, Audit
  • Code of Conduct, Ethics and Access to Documents
  • Cabinet and College administrative and finance coordination, training and IT
  • Agenda and Correspondence of the President
  • Transparency Initiative
  • Articles and Dedications
  • Patronages
  • Security and Protocol

Relations with the Court of Auditors
Relations with the European Ombudsman
Relations with the Belgian authorities on EU related matters

Diplomatic Adviser

Richard Szostak

Richard Szostak

Responsibilities

  • Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (VP Mogherini)
  • G7 (with MS)
  • European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations
  • Task Force for the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the United Kingdom under Article 50 TEU
  • Negotiations with Switzerland
  • Relations with Turkey
Economic Adviser

Luc Tholoniat

Luc Tholoniat

Responsibilities

  • Euro and Social Dialogue (VP Dombrovskis)
  • Economic and Financial Affairs Coordination
  • European Semester Coordination
  • Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
  • Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility
  • Social Dialogue
  • Structural Reform Support Service

Relations with Eurostat
Relations with the independent advisory European Fiscal Board
Tripartite Social Summit 
Relations with the Economic and Social Committee

Financial Adviser

Paulina Dejmek-Hack

Paulina Dejmek-Hack

Responsibilities

  • Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness (VP Katainen)
  • Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
  • Competition

Relations with EIB, EBRD and other international financial institutions

 

 

Senior Legal Adviser

Michael Shotter

Michael Shotter

Responsibilities

  • The Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights (VP Timmermans)
  • Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship
  • Security Union
  • Legal Service
  • Infringements

Relations with the European Court of Justice

 

Institutional Adviser

Stefano Grassi

Stefano Grassi

Responsibilities

  • Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
  • External aspects of migration
  • Western Balkans contact point
  • Preparation of the European Council (with CMA)
  • Accession to the European Convention on Human Rights
  • Dialogue with churches and religious associations or communities and with philosophical and non-confessional organisations

Relations with the Council
Relations with the Council of Europe – Venice Commission

 

Senior Political Adviser

Telmo Baltazar

Telmo Baltazar

Responsibilities

  • Energy Union (VP Šefčovič)
  • Climate Action and Energy
  • Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
  • Transport
  • Parliamentary Questions (with PR)
  • DG Communication

Relations with the European Parliament (with PR)
Relations with national Parliaments

 

Political Adviser

Pauline Rouch

Pauline Rouch

Responsibilities

  • Digital Single Market (VP Ansip)
  • Digital Economy and Society
  • Education, Culture, Youth and Sport
  • Parliamentary Questions (with TB)

Relations with the European Parliament (with TB)
Relations with the Publications Office of the European Union

 

Trade and Development Adviser

Leon Delvaux

Leon Delvaux

Responsibilities

  • Trade
  • International Cooperation and Development
  • Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management
  • Africa Strategy
  • Health and Food Safety
  • Agriculture and Rural Development

 

Legal and Budgetary Adviser

Antoine Kasel

Antoine Kasel

Responsibilities

  • Taxation and Customs
  • Budgetary issues, notably mid-term review of the Multiannual Financial Framework (with SK)
  • Economic and Financial Affairs (with LT)
  • Regional Policy
  • Research, Science and Innovation
  • G20 (with MS)

Relations with the Committee of the Regions

    Policy & Communications Assistant to the Head of Cabinet

    Annabelle Arki

    Annabelle Arki

    Responsibilities

    • Coordination of Policy Actions and Strategic Communication
    • Liaison with the Services of the President (SG, SJ, EPSC, DG COMM)
    • Europa Website, including the President's Website
    Policy and Communications Assistant to the Head of Cabinet

    Marit Sillavee

    Marit Sillavee

    Responsibilities

    • Coordination of Policy Actions and Strategic Communication
    • Liaison with the Services of the President (SG, SJ, EPSC, DG COMM)
    • Briefings for the President and for the Head of Cabinet
    Assistant to the President

    Vanessa Biccai

    Vanessa Biccai
    Assistant to the President

    Solenn Geidel

    Solenn Geidel
    Assistant to the Head of Cabinet

    Herlinda Lamerand

    Herlinda Lamerand
    Assistant to the Head of Cabinet

    Jayne Morris

    Jayne Morris
    Assistant to the Deputy Head of Cabinet

    José Falcón Vilar

    José Falcón Vilar

    Responsibilities

    Replacing Beata Kovalova

    Assistant to the Deputy Head of Cabinet

    Beata Kovalova

    Beata Kovalova

    Responsibilities

    On maternity leave

    Assistant to the Director of Coordination and Administration

    Marta Salmonowicz

    Marta Salmonowicz
    Assistant to the Diplomatic Adviser

    Adina Apetroi

    Adina Apetroi
    Assistant to Cabinet Members

    Sabine Quadflieg

    Sabine Quadflieg

    Responsibilities

    Assistant to Luc Tholoniat and Paulina Dejmek-Hack

    Assistant to Cabinet Members

    Claudia Bergmann

    Claudia Bergmann

    Responsibilities

    Assistant to Michael Shotter

    Assistant to Cabinet Members

    Shpresa Ismajlaj

    Shpresa Ismajlaj

    Responsibilities

    Assistant to Pauline Rouch and Telmo Baltazar

    Assistant to Cabinet Members

    Suzanne Speer

    Suzanne Speer

    Responsibilities

    Assistant to Léon Delvaux and Antoine Kasel

    Archivist

    Gabriela Dodekova

    Gabriela Dodekova
    Archivist

    Eleonora Latini

    Eleonora Latini
    Archivist

    Jan Ryckaert

    Jan Ryckaert
    Missions of the President

    Sandrine Dupret

    Sandrine Dupret
    Logistics Assistant

    Corinne Nachi

    Corinne Nachi
    Driver

    Patrick Daumerie

    Patrick Daumerie
    Driver

    Marc Bricart

    Marc Bricart
    Driver

    Luis Sanchez Sanchez

    Louis Sanchez Sanchez