German national Bernhard Fries was named as director of the Atlantic, Very Remote Regions and Arctic Regions Directorate at the European Commission's DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, on 21 December 2010. The Commission also appointed Romanian national Daniela Gheorghe-Marinescu as director of the Resources Directorate at DG Budget and Greek national Georgette Lalis as director of the General Policy Directorate at DG Energy. All three will take up their new duties in February. The Commission also appointed Jose Pablo Amor Echeverri as ad interim executive director of the European Research Council Executive Agency and Paraskevi Gilchrist-Soula as chief adviser at DG Budget, both from 1 January 2011.
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|Date:||Jan 10, 2011|
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