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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 64926487056-58
Registration date: 02/11/11 14:13:26

The information on this organisation was last modified on 07/10/13 10:06:25
The date of the last annual update was 07/10/13 10:06:25

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: spiritsEUROPE
Acronym: spiritsEUROPE
Legal status: AISBL
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  PAUL  SKEHAN
Position: Director General

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  PAUL  SKEHAN
Position: Director General

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 12 Belliard 
P.O. box: 5
Bruxelles 1040
Telephone number: (+32) 02 779 24 23
Fax number: (+32) 02 772 98 20
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: spiritsEUROPE is the representative body for the spirits industry at the European level. Its membership comprises 30 national associations representing the industry in 26 countries, as well as a group of leading spirits producing companies.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 8
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Paul SKEHAN 09/04/14 07/04/15
Ignacio SANCHEZ RECARTE 18/09/14 16/09/15
Carole Brigaudeau 18/09/14 16/09/15
Marie Audren 23/08/14 18/08/15
Laure Perrine ALEXANDRE 18/09/14 16/09/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Review of customs legislation in enforcement of IPR
Consultation of EU future trade policy

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Climate Action
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • Food Safety
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Public Health
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Transport


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

spiritsEUROPE is a member of FoodDrinkEurope

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 1000000  € - 1250000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code: