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Mateja Vraničar Erman, new Governor for Slovenia

On 21 September 2016, the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia appointed Ms Mateja Vraničar ERMAN as Minister of Finance. On 13 October 2016, following the decision by the Government of the Republic of Slovenia, Ms ERMAN also became Governor of the European Investment Bank for the Republic of Slovenia. Before her appointment as Minister of Finance, Ms ERMAN served since 2013 as State Secretary in the Ministry of Finance, mainly responsible for customs and tax systems as well as State…


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Pierre Krier, member of the Audit Committee

By letter dated 30 th September 2016, Mr Pierre KRIER (Former Audit Partner, PwC) has been nominated, by common accord with the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Kingdom of Belgium and the Kingdom of the Netherlands for appointment as a member of the Audit Committee of the European Investment Bank, to succeed Mr Jean-Nicholas SCHAUS, who tendered his resignation with immediate effect on 8 May 2015. By letter dated 7 th October 2016, the Board of Governors was invited to vote on the proposed appo…



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Péter Tárnoki-Zách, alternate member of the Board of Directors

By letter dated 23 September 2016, Hungary nominated, by common accord with the Republic of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, the Republic of Croatia, the Republic of Cyprus, the Republic of Malta, the Republic of Poland, the Republic of Slovenia and the Slovak Republic, Mr Péter TÁRNOKI-ZÁCH (Head of Department for International Finance, Ministry for National Economy) for appointment as an Alternate Member of the Board of Directors of the EIB to succeed Ms  Martina KOBILICOVÁ, who had tendered h…


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Silvija Belajec, alternate member of the Board of Directors

By letter dated 13 September 2016, the Republic of Croatia nominated, by common accord with with the Republic of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, the Republic of Cyprus, Hungary, the Republic of Malta, the Republic of Poland, the Republic of Slovenia and the Republic of Slovakia, Ms Silvija Belajec (Head of Sector for International Financial Relations, Ministry of Finance) for appointment as an Alternate Member of the Board of Directors of the EIB. By letter dated 27 September 2016, the Board of…




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EIB President and fellow Multilateral Development Bank leaders issue pledge to deliver on the 2030 Agenda in Washington

EIB President Werner Hoyer has joined his counterparts at the African Development Bank, the Asian Development Bank, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the Inter-American Development Bank Group, the International Finance Corporation, the Islamic Development Bank, the New Development Bank, the World Bank, and the International Monetary Fund – to pledge delivery of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in a joint statement.   The…


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“The changing role of Europe in a world of transition”: President Hoyer at OMFIF in Washington DC

The necessity for key reforms to Europe’s regulatory environment, particularly in its member states, was underlined by EIB President Werner Hoyer at the OMFIF think tank’s breakfast discussion called “The changing role of Europe in a world of transition”. The discussion  took place in Washington DC alongside the 2016 Annual Meetings of the IMF and the World Bank Group. Werner Hoyer told the gathering that more than ever Europe needs to show it can work collaboratively. “The need to take actio…


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Mateusz Morawiecki, new Chairman of the Board of Governors

On 28 September 2016, Mr Mateusz MORAWIECKI was appointed as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development and Finance. He also becomes Chairman of the Board of Governors, succeeding Mr SZAŁAMACHA. Prior to his appointment, Mr MORAWIECKI was Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development. In 1998, he served as Deputy Director of the Accession Negotiations Department in the Committee for European Integration. He was a member of the group which negotiated the conditions…