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Resignation of the Turkish Minister of Finance, son-in-law of President Erdogan - 11/09/2020 - Eric Apim

TURKEY. The day after Recep Tayyip Erdogan sacked the governor of the Turkish Central Bank, Berat Albayrak resigned as Turkish Minister of Treasury and Finance. version française

France's Odile Renaud-Basso takes office as President of the EBRD - 11/02/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

EU. Elected in October 2020, Odile Renaud-Basso officially enters, on Monday, November 2, 2020 in London, in her functions as President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. version française

Marco Sansavini becomes CEO of Vueling Airlines - 09/10/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

SPAIN. The airline company Vueling Airlines (IAG Group) announces the appointment of Marco Sansavini, ex-Iberia, as CEO. Version française

Valdis Dombrovskis becomes European Commissioner for Trade - 09/08/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

EU. Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, appoints Valdis Dombrovskis as Trade Commissioner in place of Phil Hogan. Version française

Mustapha Adib appointed Prime Minister in Lebanon - 08/31/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

LEBANON. The new Lebanese President, Mustapha Adib indicates that he wants to form a government in record time to bring Lebanon out of the economic slump.

Karim Amellal appointed Ambassador, Interministerial Delegate for the Mediterranean - 08/20/2020 - Arthur Maffren

Franco-Algerian Karim Amellal was appointed on 29 July by Emmanuel Macron "ambassador, inter-ministerial delegate for the Mediterranean", replacing Pierre Duquesne.

Paschal Donohoe takes over the Presidency of the Eurogroup - 07/10/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

EU. Ireland's Paschal Donohoe was elected president of the Eurogroup. He succeeds Portugal's Mario Centeno.

Frenchman François-Louis Michaud appointed Executive Director of the European Banking Authority - 07/10/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

EU. MEPs elected François-Louis Michaud as President of the European Banking Authority (EBA). He succeeds the Hungarian Adam Farkas.

Jean-Luc Chauvin from Marseille elected President of the Association of Metropolitan CCIs - 06/23/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. President of the Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIAMP), Jean-Luc Chauvin was elected President of the Association of Metropolitan CCIs (ACCIM) on Tuesday 23 June 2020. The Marseille native succeeds Jean-Luc Heimburger (President of the Alsace Eurometropole CCI) at the head of...

Philip ter Woort to lead EBRD operations in the Eastern Mediterranean - 04/28/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

MEDITERRANEAN. Philip ter Woort is appointed Director General of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for the Eastern Mediterranean region.

Corinne Brunon-Meunier appointed Director General of IRD - 03/04/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Former French Ambassador to Croatia, Corinne Brunon-Meunier takes over the management of the Institute of Research for Development.

Greek Apostolos Tzitzikostas takes over the presidency of the European Committee of the Regions - 02/12/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

EUROPEAN UNION. The governor of the region of Central Macedonia (Greece), Apostolos Tzitzikostas is elected president of the European Committee of the Regions.

Luca di Meo gets into the Renault driver's seat - 01/29/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. While his name had been circulating for several days, Luca de Meo was made official as Renault's managing director.
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