Contact the team

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European Commission
Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 200
1049 Brussels
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  • Head of Cabinet

    Juhan Lepassaar

    Juhan  Lepassaar

    Responsibilities

    • Strategic planning and general policy coordination
    • Cabinet management and senior personnel issues
  • Deputy Head of Cabinet

    Kamila Kloc

    Kamila  Kloc

    Responsibilities

    • Deputising for the head of cabinet
    • Inter-institutional relations group (GRI)

    Portfolio responsibilities:

    • E-commerce (geo-blocking)
    • Telecom single market (including net neutrality, roaming)
    • Review of electronic communications framework (including spectrum)
    • Competition instruments to foster Digital Single Market and e-commerce
    • Enforcement in telecom markets

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • Internal market, free movement of goods and services
    • Competition and state aid policy
    • Energy Union

    Country responsibilities: Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia

  • Communication Adviser (Member of Cabinet)

    Maximilian Strotmann

    Maximilian Strotmann

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities:

    • SMEs, startups and collaborative economy
    • European Cloud initiative
    • Digital industrialisation, industrial internet, Internet of Things
    • Standardisation, interoperability (including Priority ICT standards plan), open source
    • e-governance, public e-services, public sector modernisation (including European Interoperability Framework for public services), digital REFIT

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • Administration, HR, transparency, anti-fraud
    • Mobility, transport, maritime affairs

    Horizontal responsibilities:

    • Strategic communication planning and coordination
    • Spokesperson's service

    Country responsibilities: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Romania, Slovenia

  • Member of Cabinet

    Laure Chapuis

    Laure  Chapuis

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities:

    • Data protection (including Privacy Shield)
    • Internet rights, e-privacy
    • Consumer protection and digital contract law

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • Justice and consumer policy, fundamental rights, citizenship
    • Sustainable development, environment and climate policy
    • Institutional affairs

    Horizontal responsibilities:

    • Relations with the European Parliament, European Council, European Commission
    • European Court of Justice, infringements

    Country responsibilities: Cyprus, France, Greece, Malta

     

  • Cabinet Expert

    Jörgen Gren

    Jörgen  Gren

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities:

    • Copyright, content industry, content creators
    • Data economy (free flow of data)
    • Platforms

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • Research and innovation
    • Cultural policy

    Horizontal responsibilities:

    • Digital Single Market strategy

    Country responsibilities: Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, EFTA/EEA countries

     

  • Member of Cabinet

    Aare Järvan

    Aare  Järvan

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities:

    • Digital Single Market legislative proposals on VAT
    • E-payments
    • Universal service
    • Infrastructure and network

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • European Semester
    • Free movement of capital, financial services, European Monetary Union, Banking Union
    • Multiannual Financial Framework, budget, regional policy
    • Common Agricultural and Fisheries Policies, rural development
    • Taxation and customs policy

    Horizontal responsibilities:

    • European Central Bank, European Investment Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, international financial institutions
    • Impact assessment, better regulation

    Country responsibilities: Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania

  • Member of Cabinet

    Vivian Loonela

    Vivian Loonela

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities:

    • Cyber security
    • Cyber crime

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • Foreign and security policy, Security Union
    • Enlargement and neighbourhood
    • Migration and asylum policy
    • Employment and social policies, free movement of labour
    • Health policy

    Country responsibilities: Italy, Portugal, Spain, candidate, applicant and neighbourhood countries

     

  • Member of Cabinet, Personal Assistant to the Vice-President

    Hanna Hinrikus

    Hanna Hinrikus

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities:

    • Skills (including coding)
    • Media policy (including audio-visual media services)
    • Internet governance, media freedom

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • Trade and development policy, humanitarian aid
    • Education

    Horizontal responsibilities:

    • Vice-President's profile, national media and calendar

    Country responsibilities: Ireland, United Kingdom, relations with non-EU countries

  • Speechwriter

    Jeremy Smith

    Jeremy Smith

    Responsibilities

    • Speeches and publications for the Vice-President
    • Online media
  • Policy assistant

    Marie Frenay

    Marie Frenay

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities:

    • Parcel delivery
    • Multilingualism

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • Food safety

    Horizontal responsibilities:

    • Communication activities and online media
    • Assisting head of cabinet with general coordination

    Country responsibilities:

    • Belgium
    • Luxembourg
  • Assistant to the Vice-President

    Helen Mäsak

    Helen  Mäsäk
  • Assistant to the Head of Cabinet

    Inés Camacho Serna

    Inés Camacho Serna
  • Assistant to the Deputy Head of Cabinet

    Bettina Klein

    Bettina Klein
  • Assistant to Laure Chapuis, Vivian Loonela

    Helena Kolaj

    Helena  Kolaj
  • Assistant to Maximilian Strotmann, Jörgen Gren

    Kadri Lääs

    Kadri Laas
  • Assistant to Aare Järvan, Hanna Hinrikus

    Veronique Mägi

    Veronique Mägi

    Responsibilities

    • Substitute archivist
  • Data Management Officer

    Willy Pary

    Willy  Pary

    Responsibilities

    • Archives and e-College
    • Cabinet's digital workspace
  • Expert NEPT

    Emile Schmieman

    Emile Schmieman
  • Trainee (Blue Book)

    Sten Andreas Ehrlich

    Sten Andreas Ehrlich