Catherine was appointed ECA’s Director General in August 2015. Prior to that, she served for 5 years as the association’s EU Affairs Manager. Before joining ECA, she held positions at the European Parliament, the Council of Europe, the European Association of Chambers of Commerce and at Hill & Knowlton.
Jérôme is ECA’s Office Manager. Jérôme holds a Master’s degree in Translation (English/German) and has experience working abroad and in European Associations in the Brussels area.
Director of Sustainability
Maria is ECA’s Director of Sustainability. Graduated with a Master’s degree in Political Sciences and European Affairs and a Post-Graduate degree in International Organisations, Maria has previously worked in the EU institutions, as well as for the private sector in trade, energy and sustainability policies.
EU Environment & Sustainability Manager
Aldo is ECA’s EU Environment & Sustainability Manager. Aldo holds a Master’s degree in International Relations and has working experience as an EU Policy Advisor in Brussels for the past years.
Matthijs de Meer
EU Affairs Manager Sustainability
Matthijs is ECA’s EU Affairs Manager Sustainability. Matthijs holds a Master’s degree in European Law and has experience working in the European Parliament on the EU’s external affairs.
EU Trade - Logistics & Event Manager
Efthymia is ECA’s EU Trade – Logistics & Event Manager. Graduated in International and European Studies, Efthymia has worked in both Brussels and London and has previous experience within the Association, supporting the organisation of the European Cocoa Forum 2019.
EU Food Safety & Quality Manager
Jakub is ECA’s EU Food Safety & Quality Manager. Graduated in European Studies, Jakub has previously worked as an EU Policy Consultant, on projects covering the agri-food sector.
EU Food Safety & Quality Officer
Lucia is ECA’s EU Food Safety & Quality Officer. Graduated in European Law, Lucia has previous experience working in EU agencies and institutions on agri-food and sustainability policies.