Secretary-General of the European Commission

Civil servant of the European Commission

Secretary-General of the European Commission
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Ilze Juhansone

since 1 August 2019
Secretariat-General of the European Commission
StatusChief executive
Reports toPresident of the European Commission
SeatBrussels, Belgium
Term lengthNo fixed term
Constituting instrumentTreaties of the European Union
First holderÉmile Noël
DeputyDeputy Secretary-General

The Secretary-General of the European Commission is the senior civil servant of the European Commission. The Secretary-General, who is responsible to the President of the European Commission, is in charge of the various Directorates-General, headed by Directors-General.

Their staff form the Secretariat-General of the European Commission.

List of Secretaries-General of the European Commission

See also


  1. ^ "European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - President Juncker reorganises his close team; European Commission appoints new Secretary-General". Retrieved 21 February 2018.
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