Anne Bucher appointed new Director-General of DG SANTE

The European Commission has appointed Anne Bucher as the new Director-General of their Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety (DG SANTE). Starting her new role on the 1st of October, Bucher will replace Xavier Prats Monné, who will retire after 4 years as DG SANTE’s Director-General and 32 years of overall service in the European Commission.

Anne Bucher has previously worked in the directorates-general for economic affairs; and for communications, networks content and technology. She currently serves as the chair of the Commissions’ Regulatory Scrutiny Board.

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