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In this section we publish the "people behind the science". 

You can find people working at the JRC in support to EU policy.

Should you not find someone under this section, please consult the European Commission Directory.

Portrait of Adrián Hernández Martín
Adrián Hernández Martín is an Economic Analyst of the Fiscal Policy Analysis team at the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC). He holds a Msc in Applied Economics (2014) from the Complutense University of Madrid and from the University of Alcala. Currently he works on the development and maintenance of the European microsimulation model EUROMOD and contributes to the assessment of tax and benefit reforms in the context of the European Semester policy framework.
Portrait of Agnieszka Kinsner-Ovaskainen

Agnieszka Kinsner-Ovaskainen obtained her M.D. degree from the Medical University of Warsaw (Poland) in 2000 and the Ph.D. degree in Life Sciences from the University of Konstanz (Germany) in 2005. She joined the European Commission as official in 2007.

Albane Demblans is Political Assistant & Policy Counsellor to the JRC Director for "Growth and Innovation", as well as Programme Manager of the Directorate. She provides policy advice to the Director, works on strategic and analytical files, coordinates the production of briefings, supervises the Work Programme inside the Directorate and ensures budget control. Previously, Albane Demblans worked as Economic Analyst in DG ECFIN, as Policy Coordinator at the Secretariat-General of the European Commission and as Policy Coordinator and Scientific Officer in JRC.

Portrait of Alberto Tumino
Alberto Tumino is an Economic Analyst member of the Fiscal Policy Analysis team at the JRC-Seville. His current work focuses on the area of microsimulation and public economics. He is also leading the team working on the transfer of the microsimulation model EUROMOD from the University of Essex to the Commission Services. Alberto obtained his PhD in Economics at the University of Essex in May 2017.
Portrait of Alessandro Dosio

Alessandro Dosio is a senior scientific officer at the European Commission Joint Research Centre, where, since 2006, he is the responsible person for regional climate change modeling.

Alessia BOGNI
Alessia Bogni is a scientific project assistant at the Consumer Products Safety Unit of the European Commission's Joint Research Centre. She received a Degree in Molecular Biology in 1998 at the University of Insubria (Italy), and a PhD in toxicology and pharmacology from University of Konstanz (Germany) in 2003.
Alice Siragusa is a researcher and she coordinates the project "Localising SDGs". She works at the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission since 2015.   In the Territorial development Unit, she focuses on the knowledge support to urban policies and she has been editing and authoring “the Future of Cities” report and the “European Handbook for SDGs Voluntary Local Reviews”. 

Alois Krasenbrink is Head of Sustainable Transport in the Energy, Transport & Climate Directorate.

Portrait of Ana Agúndez García

Ana Agúndez García is an economist in the Fiscal Policy Analysis team in JRC-Seville. She works on the analysis of EU Member States' tax-benefit policy reforms, and coordinates several research projects of the team.

Anabela Santos joined the JRC in 2019. She has a PhD in Economics and Management from Université libre de Bruxelles (Belgium, 2014-2018), and MSc in Economics from the Universidade de Évora (Portugal, 2011-2012). Before joining the JRC, she was Research Fellow (2014-2019) at Université libre de Bruxelles and for the Public Policy Monitoring Unit at Universidade de Évora (Portugal). Between 2005 and 2014, she was Financial Advisor for SMEs in Portugal (especially for agri-food companies and tourism sector).