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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
Paul Desruelle works for the European Commission. He is a senior scientific officer in the Digital Economy Unit of the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC). The JRC has 6 sites located in 5 EU Member States. Paul is based in Seville (Spain), from where he leads the team that analyses how the on-going digital revolution and Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) are affecting the economy, and resulting policy issues. Before joining JRC in 2000, Paul worked in Brussels as a European Commission project officer for the European R&D programmes in ICT (ESPRIT, IST). Paul is an engineer, with degrees obtained in France and at University of Wisconsin-Madison, U.S.A. (M.S. and Ph.D.).