Contact the team

Address
European Commission
Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 200
1049 Brussels
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  • HEAD OF CABINET

    Diederik Samsom

    Responsibilities

    Strategy, management and coordination of the Cabinet

    Diederik Samsom
  • DEPUTY HEAD OF CABINET

    Sarah Nelen

    Responsibilities
    • Deputising for the Head of Cabinet 
    • Human resources and budget
    • Commission Work Programme
    • Coordination of strategic agenda planning
    • Coordination of relations with DG CLIMA
    • Inter-institutional relations and GRI
    • ENVI Council Coordination

     

    Green deal related policies

    • Green Deal coordination 
    • Batteries 
    • Hydrogen

     

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    • Jobs and social rights 
    • Equality
    Sarah Nelen
  • SENIOR DIPLOMATIC EXPERT

    Anthony Agotha

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • External Policy Coordination (EXCO)
    • Relations with think tanks and academia
    • Action against global deforestation

     

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    • External relations (EEAS)
    • Neighbourhood and enlargement
    • International Cooperation and Development
    • Humanitarian aid
    • Defence
    • Rule of law
    • Coordination of infringements
    • The Future of Europe
    • Brexit and relations with the UK
    Anthony Agota
  • BUDGET AND ECONOMIC EXPERT

    Riccardo Maggi

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • Coordinator of the Just Transition Mechanism
    • Mainstreaming the Green Deal in the recovery response and the EU budget and Funds, including the Innovation and Modernisation Fund
    • Coordinator on Green Deal impact assessments
    • Renewable energy
    • Energy efficiency and eco-design
    • Energy governance, including National Energy and Climate Plans
    • Energy research and coordination

     

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    • Regional policy
    • Budget, including long-term budget (MFF)
    • Better regulation
    • Anti-fraud and audit
    Riccardo Maggi
  • MEMBER OF CABINET

    Stefanie Hiesinger

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • Climate, including the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS), CORSIA, International Maritime Organisation (IMO)
    • Non-ETS, maritime and aviation
    • Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF)
    • Energy governance, including National Energy and Climate Plans
    • Climate law 
    • EMAS (Internal Commission climate neutrality)
    • Montreal Protocol, ozone depleting substances and fluorinated gases

     

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    • Trade
    Stefanie Hiesinger
  • MEMBER OF CABINET

    Antoine Colombani

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • Green Deal and taxation, including carbon border adjustment and energy taxation
    • Sustainable finance and corporate governance
    • Mainstreaming the Green Deal in the European Semester and Recovery Package
    • Green Deal Investment Plan, InvestEU
    • Relations with European Investment Bank (EIB)
    • Coordination with Executive Vice-President Dombrovskis
    • Industrial Strategy, energy-intensive industries

     

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    • Taxation and customs
    • Competition: state aid
    • Internal market
    • Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital markets Union
    • Euro, economic and financial affairs
    • Relations with social partners
    Antoine Colombani
  • MEMBER OF CABINET

    Daniel Mes

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • Relations with the European Parliament
    • Speechwriting correspondent
    • Relations with national parliaments, Committee of the Regions, European Economic and Social Committee, Ombudsman
    • Coordination with the Cabinet of EVP Vestager
    • Transport (except maritime and aviation)

     

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    • Competition (except state aid)
    • Digital 
    • Tourism
    Daniel Mes
  • MEMBER OF CABINET

    Helena Braun

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • Circular economy, including sustainable product policy
    • Biodiversity and ecosystems, including EU 2030 Biodiversity Strategy and 2021 Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity
    • Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability
    • EU Forest Strategy

     

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    • Sustainable Development
    • Maritime and fisheries 
    • Education, youth, culture and sport
    Helena Braun
  • Communication Advisor

    Jori Keijsper

    Responsibilities
    • Communication and relations with the Spokes’ Service (SPP)
    • Media strategy and social media
    • Relations with Dutch and international press
    • Coordination of speeches
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  • MEMBER OF CABINET

    Estela Pineiro-Kruik

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • Private Secretary and Political Assistant to the EVP
    • Agenda management
    • Citizens dialogues
    • Local Security Officer
    • Liaison person for travel and protocol

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    • Relations with religious and confessional churches, associations and communities
    Estela Pineiro-Kruik
  • MEMBER OF CABINET

    Damyana Stoynova

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • Climate international
    • Climate Pact
    • Climate Law 
    • Adaptation Strategy
    • Climate Research and Innovation

     

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    • Research and innovation
    Damyana Stoynova
  • MEMBER OF CABINET

    Lukas Visek

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • 'Farm to fork' strategy
    • Greening of the Common Agriculture Policy (CAP)
    • Long-term vision for rural areas
    • Zero Pollution

     

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    • Health
    • Agriculture 
    • Food safety
    Lukas Visek
  • MEMBER OF CABINET

    Aleksandra Tomczak

    Responsibilities

    Green deal related policies

    • Just Transition regions and implementation of the Just Transition Fund
    • Internal Energy Market, electricity
    • Gas supply and international gas corridors
    • Trans-European Networks for Energy (TEN-E)
    • Energy poverty
    • Security of supply
    • Nuclear energy, safety, ITER fusion project, Euratom
    • International energy relations, International Energy Agency, multilateral negotiations

     

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    • Justice and Home Affairs
    Aleksandra Tomczak
  • ASSISTANT TO THE EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT

    Sandra Van de Weyer

    Van de Weyer
  • ASSISTANT TO THE HEAD OF CABINET

    Sabine Quadflieg

    Sabine Quadflieg
  • ASSISTANT TO THE DEPUTY HEAD OF CABINET

    Annalisa Logoluso

    Annalisa Logoluso
  • ASSISTANT TO STEFANIE HIESINGER AND DAMYANA STOYNOVA - ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS

    Katarina Zlogar

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  • ASSISTANT TO ESTELA PINEIRO-KRUIK AND HORIZONTAL SUPPORT

    David Kiss

    David Kiss
  • ASSISTANT TO RICCARDO MAGGI AND TO ALEKSANDRA TOMCZAK

    Egidijus Dapkus

    Egidijus Dapkus
  • ASSISTANT TO ANTHONY AGOTHA AND TO DANIEL MES

    Velina Nestorova

    Velina Nestorova
  • ASSISTANT TO ANTOINE COLOMBANI AND TO HELENA BRAUN

    Vasilka Lyubenova

    Vasilka Lyubenova
  • ASSISTANT TO LUKAS VISEK AND TO JORI KEIJSPER

    Myriam Gonzalez Alonso

    Myriam Gonzalez Alonso
  • DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT OFFICER

    Sandra Tegazzini

    Sandra Tegazzini
  • DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT OFFICER

    Tiina Tapio

    Tiina Tapio
  • Trainee

    Anne-Laure Van Der Burg

    Anne-Laure Van Der Burg