Werner Langen elected Panama Papers Inquiry Committee chair
At its constitutive meeting in Brussels on Tuesday, Parliament’s Committee of Inquiry into Money Laundering, Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion (PANA) elected Werner Langen (EPP, DE) as its chair, by acclamation.
Committee members also elected the following vice-chairs:
- First Vice-Chair: Ana Gomes (S&D, PT)
- Second Vice-Chair: Pirkko Ruohonen-Lerner (ECR, FI)
- Third Vice-Chair: Fabio de Masi (GUE/NGL, DE)
- Fourth Vice-Chair: Eva Joly (Greens, FR)
This 12-month mandate expires on 8 June 2017.