Movers and Shakers | 27 May 2022

Today’s Movers & Shakers is about: French MEP leaves parliament, CONNECT’s new director, Hungary’s new government and more!

By Nisa Khan

Nisa Khan is the Editor of Dods People EU and the European Public Affairs Directory (EPAD)

26 May 2022

Keep track of developments in the European institutions and public affairs with our Movers and Shakers column.


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European Parliament

MEP News
Chrysoula Zacharopoulou (FR, RE) has left Parliament to join the new French government as the Secretary of State for Development, Francophony and International Partnerships.

European Commission

Commissioner Cabinets

Directorates-General and Services

Communications Networks, Content and Technology (CONNECT)
Gustav Kalbe replaces Thomas Skordas as Director of Directorate C (Digital Excellence and Science Infrastructure) in an acting capacity.

Energy (ENER)
Matthew Baldwin, current Deputy Director-General of Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE), has been appointed as Deputy Director-General.

Other EU Institutions and Agencies

Permanent Representations

Sebastian Fischer will no longer the Spokesperson (Coreper II, Press Affairs and Public Relations) from June.

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National News

Viktor Orban has begun his fifth term as Prime Minister. To see the updated government, click here for information on our Dods People EU service.

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