In charge of relations with the European Parliament Secretary General and political groups, liaison with DG Presidency, DG Internal Policies and DG External Polices, inter-institutional relations, relations with Member States, preparation of Council Presidencies and European Council meetings. Liaison with universities and think-tanks.
In charge of Foreign Affairs Committee, Sub Committees on Human Rights and Security and Defence; European Neighbourhood Policy South, Israel and the Arab World, Mediterranean Policy, AP-UfM; Middle East Peace Process, Turkey, Iran, Human Rights and Democracy Promotion, Security and Defence, CFSP/ESDP, NATO.
In charge of Foreign Affairs, Development and International Trade Committees, development and cooperation; African Caribbean Pacific - European Union Joint Parliamentary Assembly, trade, WTO-PA, ILO, OECD, World Bank, IMF; Latin America, EuroLat, Sub-Saharan Africa, African Union
In charge of cabinet administration, finances, personnel and security, Quaestors, liaison with DG INLO, PERS, FINS, ITEC, TRAD, INTE, Staff Regulations, Members and Assistants' statute and Article 17 TFEU dialogue