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Peter BALAS Head, Support Group for Ukraine, European Commission, Brussels

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1972-1978 Desk officer for South East Asia, Ministry of Foreign Trade of Hungary, Budapest
1978-1982 Commercial Counsellor, Commercial Representation of Hungary in Colombo, Sri Lanka
1982-1986 Director, Ministry of Foreign Trade of Hungary
1986-1991 Deputy Head, Representation of Hungary to the GATT
1989-1991 Chairman, Meat Market Analyses Group, International Meat Council
1991-1994 Director General, Ministry of International Economic Relations of Hungary
1994-1996 Assistant State Secretary, Ministry of Industry and Trade of Hungary
1996-2000 Deputy State Secretary for International Economic Relations, Ministry of Economic Affairs of Hungary
2000-2002 Deputy State Secretary for International Economic Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Hungary
2002-2005 Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the WTO - World Trade Organization
2002-2004 Chairman, Special Session of the Dispute Settlement Body, WTO
2004-2005 Chairman, Working Group on Trade, Debt and Finance, WTO
2005-2014 Deputy Director General, DG Trade, European Commission
since 2014 Head, Support Group for the Ukraine, European Commission