Who’s who

Who’s who

FPI is a service of the European Commission that reports directly to the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission. It works very closely with the European External Action Service (EEAS) and with EU Delegations around the world and is tasked with preparing and implementing foreign policy-related actions in a number of areas.

High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission

Federica Mogherini

Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI – European Commission service)

FPI Director and Head of Service
Hilde Hardeman

  • Unit FPI.1
    Budget, Finance, Relations with other Institutions
    Head of Unit: Christian Meunier
  • Unit FPI.2
    Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP)
    Head of Unit: Marc Fiedrich
  • Unit FPI.3
    Common Foreign and Security Policy Operations & Election Observation
    Head of Unit: Heike Gerstbrein
  • Unit FPI.4
    Partnership Instrument
    Head of Unit: Nona Deprez
  • Unit FPI.5
    Regulatory Foreign Policy Instruments & Sanctions
    Head of Unit: Natalie Pauwels