José Leandro

Director for Policy, Strategy and Communication, Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs, European Commission

José Leandro is Director for policy, strategy and communication at the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs. He was previously adviser to President Juncker on the EMU. Between 2010 and 2014 he was Principal Adviser for Economic Affairs in the cabinet of Herman Van Rompuy, then President of the European Council. He has also spent a large part of his career working on development economics, notably as a senior economist at the World Bank. 

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