EESC elects Group presidents for new term of office

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The new Group presidents have been elected following the vote held on the first day of the inaugural plenary session of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) and will serve for the 2020-2023 period of the coming term of office.


Three new presidents of the EESC Groups were elected on the first day of the EESC's "Inaugural plenary session – EESC term of office 2020-2025", 27 October 2020.


The new Group presidents are:

- Employers Group (Group I): Stefano Mallia (MT)

- Workers Group (Group II): Oliver Röpke (AT)

- Diversity Europe Group (Group III): Séamus Boland (IE)

The Group presidents will remain in office for the next two and a half years until 2023. The vote took place during the respective Groups' constitutive meetings.


For further information, please click on the following links:

Employers' Group

Stefano Mallia takes over as President of the EESC Employers' Group

Workers' Group

Oliver Röpke will continue as Workers' Group President during the new EESC mandate

Diversity Europe Group

Séamus Boland from Ireland is the new President of the EESC Diversity Europe Group


EESC elects Group presidents for new term of office