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Oettinger's Cabinet
  • Head of Cabinet

    Michael Hager

    Michael Hager

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio subjects

    • Strategy, management and coordination of the Cabinet
    • Overall policy coordination
    • Relations with portfolio Directorate-Generals (DGs)
    • Senior personnel matters
    • Relations to Vice-Presidents (bilaterals and overall coordination)
    • Interinstitutional relations (Presidency of the Council of the EU and European Council)

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Senior management issues
    • European Political Strategy Centre (EPSC)
  • Deputy Head of Cabinet

    Thibaut Kleiner

    Thibaut Kleiner

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio subjects

    • Annual budget procedure
    • Budget implementation and reporting
    • Relations with Directorate-General for Budget (DG BUDG)
    • Agencies
    • Jour Fixe coordination
    • HR B – Talent Management
    • Contract Agents, Temporary Agents
    • HR D – Health & Wellbeing – Working Conditions
    • HR AMC – Account Management Centres
    • European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO)
    • Growth agenda (Project Team chaired by Vice-President Katainen)
    • Inter-institutional Relations Group (GRI)

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Strategic Planning and Programming
    • Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
    • Internal Audit Service (IAS) / Audit Progress Committee
  • Member

    Kilian Gross

    Kilian Gross

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio subjects

    • Antifraud/European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF)
    • HR policy
    • Relations with Directorate-General for Human Resources and Security (DG HR)
    • HR A – Organisational Development
    • HR C – Middle Management
    • HR E – Legal Affairs
    • HR IDOC - Investigation and Disciplinary Office
    • European Schools
    • Synergies and efficiencies, reorganisation
    • Staff regulation
    • Infringements

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Neighbourhood Policy
    • Trade
    • Research, Science, Innovation
    • Energy and Climate
    • Taxation and Customs
    • Competition – state aid
  • Member

    Markus Schulte

    Markus Schulte

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio subjects

    • Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF)
    • Midterm Review
    • Own resources
    • Relations to International Financial Institutions (IFIs)

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Economic and Financial Affairs
    • Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
    • Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
    • Regional Policy
  • Member

    Bodo Lehmann

    Bodo Lehmann

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio subjects

    • European Parliament relations
    • HR DS – Security
    • Office for Infrastructure and Logistics (OIB/OIL)
    • Relations with Belgian and Luxemburgish authorities
    • Directorate-General for Translation

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship
    • Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
    • Better regulation, interinstitutioal relations, rule of law and Charter of fundamental rights
    • Transport
  • Member

    Anna Herold

    Anna Herold

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio subjects

    • Discharge
    • Budget Focused on Results
    • Relations to ECA
    • Financial regulation

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Competition – mergers and antitrust
    • Agriculture and Rural development
    • External Relations (Commissioner's Group for External Action)
    • Relations with the European External Action Service (EEAS)
    • Digital Single Market
  • Communication Adviser / Member

    Marlene Holzner

    Marlene Holzner

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio subjects

    • Communication adviser
    • Internal Communication
    • Media Policy
    • Social media
    • Civil society
    • Staff unions
    • Equality and diversity
    • Directorate-General for Interpretation (SCIC)

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Relations with the Spokesperson Service (SPP)
    • Communication
    • International Cooperation and Development,
    • Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management
  • Administrative Assistant

    Krister Sjödoff

    Krister Sjödoff

    Responsibilities

    • Security and protocol (LSO)
    • Coordination of Cabinet's budget and HR
    • Parliamentary questions
    • Stagiaires
    • Access to documents
    • PMO
    • Ombudsman relations

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Health and Food
  • Policy Assistant

    Christian Staat

    Christian Staat

    Responsibilities

    Portfolio subjects

    • Strategic agenda planning
    • Relations with the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) and the European Committe of the Regions (CoR)
    • Relations with national parliaments
    • European Administrative School
    • European Solidarity Corps

    Non portfolio subjects

    • Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility
    • Social Pillar
    • Youth, Education, Culture and Sports
  • Archives

    Gertrud Schon

    Gertrud Schon

    Responsibilities

    • Document Management
    • Publications
    • Petitions
  • Archives

    Radmila Nedeva

    Radmila Nedeva

    Responsibilities

    • Document Management
    • Publications
    • Petitions
  • Assistant to the Commissioner

    Miruna Noveanu

    Miruna Noveanu
  • Assistant to the Head of Cabinet

    Abelke Baden

    Abelke Baden
  • Assistant to the Deputy Head of Cabinet

    Louise Schmitz

    Louise Schmitz
  • Assistant to Markus Schulte

    Maria Daniela Sandu

    Daniela Sandu
  • Assistant to Bodo Lehmann and Anna Herold

    Marzenna Piekucinska

    Marzenna Piekucinska
  • Assistant to Kilian Gross and Marlene Holzner

    Christina Wells

  • Trainee

    Andrej Barth

    Andrej Barth
  • Trainee

    Christoph Nodop

    Christoph Nodop
  • Driver

    Thomas Irrlitz

  • Driver

    Angel Zahariev