Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs

The Director-General

The Director-General

Timo Pesonen has been the Director-General of the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs since March 2019.

Immediately prior to his current role, he was Director-General of the Directorate-General for Communication. Before that, he worked in several policy areas in the European Commission. Notably, he was Head of cabinet of Vice-President Olli Rehn responsible for economic and monetary affairs and the euro. He started his professional career with Finnish Defence Forces

As part of the Commission's commitment to transparency, the Commission publishes information on meetings held with organisations or self-employed individuals.

Information on meetings held by Director-General Timo Pesonen

Director-General Timo Pesonen's biography and CV