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MA Robert VERRUE Director General, Taxation and the Customs Union, European Commission


1965-1968 Graduate School in Business Management, Lille, France
1968-1969 International Economics, College of Europe, Bruges
1970-1971 INSEAD Master in Business Administration, Fontainebleau
1971-1972 Assistant-Economics Department, INSEAD, Fontainebleau
1972-1973 Junior Financial Manager, SSIH, Switzerland
1973-1980 Junior Economist , European Commission
1981-1984 Assistant to Vice-President F.X. Ortoli, European Commission
1985-1988 Head of Unit "Monetary Policies Coordination", European Commission
1988-1993 Director, Directorate General Industrial Affairs and Internal Market, European Commission
1993-1995 Deputy Director General, Relations with Central European Countries and CIS Republics, European Commission
1996-2002 Director General - Information Society, European Commission
since 2002 Director General - Taxation & Customs Union, European Commission


Member of Board, East-West Institute, New York
Member of Board, Kangaroo Group, European Parliament, Brussels
Member of Board, Yehudi Menuhin Foundation, Brussels


Ordre du Mérite, France