Organisation

Our network is led by 12 elected cities and their mayors. Six Forum chairs lead our thematic work. And our team in the Brussels office supports them all.

Executive committee

  • Dario Nardella Mayor of Florence President
  • Burkhard Jung Mayor of Leipzig Vice President
  • Rafał Trzaskowski Mayor of Warsaw Treasurer
  • Mathias De Clercq Mayor of Ghent Secretary
  • Ada Colau Mayor of Barcelona
  • Ricardo Rio Mayor of Braga
  • Mihhail Kõlvart Mayor of Tallinn
  • Johanna Rolland Mayor of Nantes
  • Raymond Johansen Governing Mayor of Oslo
  • Ahmed Aboutaleb Mayor of Rotterdam
  • Anna König Jerlmyr Mayor of Stockholm
  • Michael Ludwig Mayor of Vienna

Forum chairs

  • Annekatrin Klepsch Deputy Mayor of Dresden Culture
  • Anni Sinnemäki Deputy Mayor of Helsinki economic development
  • Filipe Araújo Deputy Mayor of Porto environment
  • Laia Bonet Deputy Mayor of Barcelona knowledge society
  • Jean-Claude Dardelet Deputy Mayor of Toulouse mobility
  • Maarten van Ooijen Deputy Mayor of Utrecht social affairs

Brussels office

  • Sylwia Slomiak Project Coordinator
  • Guillermo Alvarez Garcia EU projects finance coordinator
  • Irene Alonso Culture intern
  • Natalia Altman Project officer - environment
  • Arianna Americo Project & forum coordinator - mobility
  • Olivier Baeselen Finance, HR and office manager
  • Katharina Bamberg Policy advisor - migration and integration
  • Laura Baroni Project coordinator - environment
  • Daniela Berretta Communications Specialist
  • Maurice Bock Head of digitalisation & data protection officer
  • Anna Lisa Boni Secretary general
  • Federica Bordelot Policy advisor - knowledge society
  • Heather Brooks Policy and project officer - environment
  • Marta Buces Communications Specialist
  • Juan Caballero Project coordinator - mobility
  • Xenia Cechina Project Developer
  • Matilde Chinellato Project coordinator - mobility
  • Louise Coffineau Policy advisor - environment
  • Anthony Colclough Copywriter and editor
  • Anja De Cunto Project coordinator & policy advisor - food
  • Patricia de Wouters head of HR & office manager
  • Wilma Dragonetti Graphic designer
  • Bianca Faragau-Tavares Senior policy advisor - social affairs
  • Clàudia Fernández Economic Development Intern
  • Brooke Flanagan senior project coordinator
  • Silvia Ganzerla Policy director
  • Raphael Garcia Communications Specialist
  • Mohammed Gharesifard Project Coordinator
  • Manon Ghislain Project officer - knowledge society
  • Alex Godson senior communications coordinator
  • Miguel Gonzalez Events intern
  • Ramses Grande Policy & project support officer - environment
  • Elisa Granfatti Administrative support
  • Nathalie Guri Projects and knowledge sharing director
  • Julie Hervé Senior policy advisor - culture
  • Cécile Houpert Project coordinator - culture
  • Anna Iafisco Trainee – Social Affairs
  • Sophie Ijsbrandij EU Projects Finance Officer
  • Feyrouz Lajili-Djalai Project officer - migration and integration
  • Irene Vivas Lalinde Project Officer
  • Thomas Lymes Policy advisor and project coordinator - mobility
  • Eugenia Mansutti Projects coordinator and policy advisor - environment
  • Marta Marcuzzi Membership coordinator and executive assistant to the Secretary General
  • Sebastian Marx Senior EU/Environment expert
  • Solène Molard project & policy officer, working on culture and social affairs
  • Fraser Moore Editor and copywriter
  • Sinéad Mullins Senior communications coordinator
  • Oumar Ndiaye IT support
  • Dorthe Nielsen Executive Director
  • Rossella Nicoletti Project and Policy Coordinator - Social Affairs
  • Lodewijk Noordzij Policy officer - knowledge society
  • Aleksandra Olejnik Policy advisor - economic development
  • Pietro Reviglio Policy officer - governance
  • Chiara Roticiani EU Projects Finance Support
  • Angela Russo Funding officer
  • Nikita Sanaullah Policy Advisor - Social Affairs
  • Jerome Schuman Projects officer
  • Masha Smirnova advocacy campaign manager
  • Magali Stas Events officer
  • Peter Staelens Senior project coordinator - mobility
  • Anne-Charlotte Trapp Project officer - mobility
  • Nicola Vatthauer Director for events, planning and statutory affairs
  • Alexandra Weerts Project coordinator - migration and integration
  • Lucian Zagan Project Coordinator – Mobility

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