Frans Timmermans | First Vice President
European Commission

Frans Timmermans, First Vice President, European Commission

European Commission Executive Vice President for the European Green Deal December 2019-present First Vice-President of the European Commission, in charge of Better Regulation, Inter-Institutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights 2014-2019 Minister of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands 2012-2014 Member of the Dutch parliament, Partij van de Arbeid (Dutch Labour Party) 2010-2012 and 1998-2007 Minister of European Affairs, The Netherlands 2007-2010 Senior Advisor and Private Secretary to High Commissioner on National Minorities of the OSCE Max van der Stoel 1995-1998 Staff member of EU Commissioner Hans van den Broek 1994-1995 Deputy Head of the EC Affairs Section, Directorate-General for Development Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs., The Netherlands 1993-1994 Second Secretary, Dutch embassy in Moscow 1990-1993 Policy Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands 1987-1990 Postgraduate courses in European Law and French Literature, University of Nancy

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