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  • Head of Cabinet

    Nils Behrndt

    Nils Behrndt

    Responsibilities

    • Management of the Cabinet
    • General Strategy and Coordination
    • General Communication
    • Senior staff management

    Non portfolio responsibilities

    • Secretariat-General (SG)
    • Legal Service (SJ)
  • Deputy Head of Cabinet

    Irena Andrassy

    Irena Andrassy

    Responsibilities

    • ASTs management

    Portfolio responsibilities

    Thematic

    • General Coordination and Inter-Institutional Relations (HR/VP with CGEA, Presidency, Council incl. FAC/DEV)
    • International Cooperation and development dialogue with other Donors (UN, G7, G20)
    • Coordination and Programming of External Financing instruments (MTF, MFF)
    • Gender Equality, Human Rights and Democratic Governance
    • Resilience, Fragility
    • Culture, Education, Health
    • Security, Nuclear Safety
    • Resources (without R2 Audit and Control)

    Non portfolio responsibilities

    • European External Action Service (EEAS)
    • Group of Interinstitutional Relations (GRI)
    • Education and Culture (EAC)
    • Health and Food Safety (SANTE)
    • European Centre of Strategic Policy
    • Budget (BUDG)
    • Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI)
    • Human Resources (HR)
  • Member of Cabinet / Communication Adviser

    Maud Arnould

    Maud Arnould

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities

    Thematic

    • ACP Coordination
    • Africa-EU Partnership, African Peace Facility
    • Communication

    Geographic

    • Africa

    Non portfolio responsibilities

    • Humanitarian Aid (ECHO) 
    • Communication (COMM)
  • Member of Cabinet

    Denis Čajo

    Denis Čajo

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities

    Thematic

    • General Coordination and Inter-Institutional Relations (EP, Committee of the Regions)
    • International Organisations and development dialogue with other Donors (China, India, Japan, South Korea, UNCTAD)
    • Private Sector, Trade
    • Cities, Local Authorities, Infrastructures
    • Sustainable Energy, Climate Change

    Geographic

    • Asia, Central Asia, Middle East/Gulf (without Pacific)

    Non portfolio responsibilities

    • Mobility and Transport (MOVE)
    • Energy (ENER)
    • Regional and urban Policy (REGIO)
    • Trade (TRADE)
    • Climate Action (CLIMA)
    • Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union (FISMA)
  • Member of the Cabinet

    Ana Gallo Alvarez

    Ana Gallo Alvarez

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities

    Thematic

    • Migration, Employment
    • Investment and Innovative Financing
    • Audit and Control

    Geographic

    • Latin America & Caribbean

    Non portfolio responsibilities

    • Infringements
    • Competition (COMP)
    • Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion (EMPL)
    • Migration and Home Affairs (HOME)
    • Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations (NEAR)  
    • Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (GROW)
    • Taxation and Customs Union (TAXUD)
    • International Accounting Standards (IAS)
    • European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF)
  • Member of Cabinet

    Maria-Myrto Kanellopoulou

    Maria-Myrto Kanellopoulou

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities

    Thematic

    • SDGs, Policy and Coherence
    • Financing and Effectiveness
    • International Organisations and development dialogue with other Donors (Horizontal coordination, OECD, UNDP, WB, IMF, USAID, Canada)
    • Budget Support, Public Finance Management, Domestic Revenue Mobilisation
    • Civil Society Organisations, Foundations
    • Environment, Natural Resources, Water
    • Digitalisation
    • Task Force Knowledge, Statistics and Data Hub
    • Task Force Evaluation
    • Task Force Results and Business Processes

    Geographic

    • OCTs

    Non portfolio responsibilities

    • Communications Networks, Content and Technology (CNECT)
    • Justice and Consumers (JUST)
    • Environment (ENV)
    • Eurostat (ESTAT)
    • Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (MARE)
    • Joint Research Centre (JRC)
    • Research and Innovation (RTD)
  • Member of Cabinet / Personal Assistant

    Ivan Prusina

    Ivan Prusina

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio responsibilities

    Thematic

    • International Organisations and development dialogue with other Donors (Australia, New Zealand)
    • Rural Development, Food Security, Nutrition

    Geographic

    • Pacific

    Non portfolio responsibilities            

    • Economic and Financial Affairs (ECFIN)/European Semester
    • Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI)
  • Cabinet Assistant

    Ioanna Apostolakis

    Ioanna Apostolakis

    Responsibilities

    • Co-ordination of Cabinet's Budget and Human Resources, administrative and logistical matters
    • Human Resources
    • Trainees, Special Advisors
    • Commissioner's Website
    • Patronage
    • Local Security Officer

    Non-portfolio responsibilities:

    • European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO)/Office for Infrastructures and Logistics in Brussels (OIB)/Office For Administration And Payment Of Individual Entitlements (PMO), OP
  • Assistant to the Commissioner

    Anne Müller

    Responsibilities

    • Agenda of the Commissioner
    • Coordination of Missions
  • Assistant to the Commissioner

    Rosanda Lazić Mrakužić

    Rosanda Lazić Mrakužić

    Responsibilities

    • Agenda of the Commissioner
    • Coordination of missions
  • Assistant to the Head of Cabinet

    Françoise Verbustel

    Françoise Verbustel
  • Assistant to the Deputy Head of Cabinet and to Ivan Prusina

    Ana Humljak

    Ana Humljak
  • Assistant to Maria-Myrto Kanellopoulou and Ana Gallo Alvarez

    Michaela Bahl

  • Assistant to Denis Cajo and Maud Arnould

    Anastasia Kavellari

  • Margarida Pessanha (On leave)

    Margarida Pessanha
  • Document Management Officer (DMO)

    François Pecere

    François Pecere

    Responsibilities

    • Document Management
    • Preparation of Hebdo & College Files
    • Coordination of Special Chefs Meetings
  • Document Management Officer (DMO)

    Martina Novak

    Martina Novak

    Responsibilities

    • Document Management
    • Parliamentary Questions and Petitions
    • Preparation of Hebdo & College files
  • Trainee

    Indigo Ellis

  • Trainee

    Edita Ogresta

    Edita Ogresta
  • Driver

    Asterios Stoikos

    Asterios Stoikos
  • Driver

    Salvatore Criscito

    Salvatore Criscito