New director of the Institut Jacques Delors in Paris

We welcome Sébastien Maillard as the new director of the Institut Jacques Delors in Paris. Mr Maillard has assumed the position on 4 September, taking over from Yves Bertoncini who has successfully headed the institute since 2011.

Sébastien Maillard has previously been working as a journalist and author with a firm European focus. He was Brussels and Rome correspondent for the French “Le Croix” newspaper and is a guest lecturer at Sciences Po in Paris and Boston College (USA).

The Institut Jacques Delors was founded in 1996 on the inititave of the former President of the European Commission Jacques Delors. Together with the Hertie School of Governance, it is one of the two shareholders of the Jacques Delors Institut – Berlin.