Louise Harvey, Senior Managing Director of FTI Consulting Brussels, writes about girl power and the next Commission.
The new European Parliament has finalised its structure by electing the chairs of its 20 standing committees, where most of legislative work takes place. The parliament has already demonstrated its increased status by successfully imposing on Member States its choice for European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker.
“Tor!!!!” I jump up, throw my arms into the air and yell at the top of my lungs. “Toooor!!!!!!”. Mario Götze has just ended my earthly sufferings, 1:0 to Germany, maximum heart rate, then the match is over, Germany is World Champion, I come to my senses, sit down, what is wrong with me??!! Twenty-four…
Julia Harrison, Managing Partner of FTI Consulting Brussels, writes about bartering & trends in Brussels in the ‘Week in Brussels’ for PubAffairs
FTI Consulting Brussels’ Justyna Slominska comments on the unsavoury scandal that’s been cooking in a Warsaw restaurant
Ben Zaczek on the great unknown that is the make-up of the next European Parliament
Pablo Lopez-Alvarez on the prospects for the stalled EU-India trade talks
Hans Hack on the roadbumps facing the European Commission’s proposal on Banking Structural Reform
On 23 January FTI Consulting held its largest annual party yet – over 300 of our closest contacts attended and enjoyed an evening of jazz, good food and wine and excellent company. See below the photos of the event.
Claire Harris on DG Competition’s increasing tendency to settle without sanction