Open letter to President Barroso

Brussels, 12 July 2016     Open letter to President Barroso     Mister President,   We are concerned to learn of your appointment as advisor and non-executive chairman of the activities of the US investment bank Goldman Sachs.   All the press across the European Union recalled the role of the bank especially in [...]

NOTE TO THE ATTENTION OF THE COLLEGE MEMBERS

Mister President, Distinguished Vice-Presidents, Distinguished Commissioners, We are concerned to learn of the appointment of former Commission President, Mr Barroso, as advisor and non-executive chairman of the activities of the US investment bank Goldman Sachs. All the press across the European Union recalled the role of the bank especially in the context of the 2007 [...]

« STAFF SURVEY 2016 »


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Survey on staff satisfaction Open Space — PMO

We would be grateful if you could take a few minutes to reply before the close of business on 25 May 2016   Dear colleagues, We had already drawn your attention in our leaflet of 21st April, to certain excesses in the establishment [...]

Removal of PMO to CSM2. All in Open space!


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