Portrait of Pascal Leardini
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Biography

  • Deputy Secretary-General and Chief Operating Officer of the European Commission (current, since 1.5.2019)
  • Director in charge of Institutional and Administrative Policies, Secretariat-General of the European Commission (2016-2019)
  • Director in charge of the Relations with the other Institutions, Secretariat-General of the European Commission (2014-2016)
  • Head of unit for the European Constitution, then Head of unit for Strategic Planning and Programming, then Head of unit for Corporate Management, budget and administration, Secretariat-General of the European Commission (2005-2015)
  • Head of unit for Interinstitutional Relations, Application of EU law and Strategic Planning and Programming, Directorate-General for the Internal Market and Services, European Commission (2004-2005)
  • Assistant to the Director General, Directorate-General for the Internal Market and Services, European Commission (1999-2002)
  • Different positions of Desk Officer in DG Internal Market and Services, European Commission (1994-1999)
  • Worked in the private sector (1988-1994)
  • Member of the cabinet of the Minister for Internal Affairs and then of the cabinet of the President of the Belgian Chamber of Deputies (1987-1988)
  • Master in European Law (College of Europe, Bruges)

Master's Degree in Law (Catholic University Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium