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
  • Zoran Janković Mayor of Ljubljana
  • 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
  • Pia Pakarinen 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

  • Guillermo Alvarez Garcia Programme officer
  • Irène Alonso Work Experience Placement – culture
  • 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
  • Ivo Banek Communications director
  • Laura Baroni Project coordinator - environment
  • Maurice Bock Head of digitalisation
  • Anna Lisa Boni Secretary general
  • Federica Bordelot Policy advisor - knowledge society
  • Heather Brooks Policy and project officer - environment
  • Juan Caballero Project coordinator - mobility
  • Matilde Chinellato Project coordinator - mobility
  • Louise Coffineau Policy advisor - environment
  • Anthony Colclough Copywriter and editor
  • Patricia Couti Policy advisor - social affairs
  • Anja De Cunto Funding and financing coordinator - food
  • Patricia De Wouters HR & office coordinator
  • Wilma Dragonetti Graphic designer
  • Bianca Faragau-Tavares Senior policy advisor - social affairs
  • Brooke Flanagan Project coordinator - knowledge society and environment
  • Silvia Ganzerla Policy director
  • Manon Ghislain Project officer - knowledge society
  • Alex Godson Media coordinator
  • Elisa Granfatti Administrative support
  • Nathalie Guri Projects and knowledge sharing director
  • Julie Hervé Senior policy advisor - culture
  • Cécile Houpert Project officer - culture
  • Anna Iafisco Work Experience Placement – Economic development
  • Nefeli Illiopoulou Work placement experience - knowledge society
  • Bernadett Koteles-Degrendele Project coordinator
  • Feyrouz Lajili-Djalai Project officer - migration and integration
  • Eugenia Mansutti Projects coordinator and policy advisor - environment
  • Marta Marcuzzi Membership coordinator and executive assistant to the Secretary General
  • Solène Molard Policy officer - social affairs
  • Fraser Moore Editor and copywriter
  • Sinéad Mullins Senior communications coordinator
  • Oumar Ndiaye IT support
  • Dorthe Nielsen Executive Director
  • Rossella Nicoletti Project coordinator - migration and integration
  • Lodewijk Noordzij Policy officer - knowledge society
  • Aleksandra Olejnik Policy advisor - economic development
  • Pietro Reviglio Policy officer - governance
  • Chiara Roticiani EU Projects Finance Support
  • Jerome Schuman Events and campaign officer
  • Masha Smirnova Policy advisor on SDGS, health, urban ageing
  • Magali Stas Events officer
  • Peter Staelens Senior project coordinator - mobility
  • Anne Charlotte Trapp Project support officer - mobility
  • Gregory Van den Bold Work Experience Placement - Environment
  • Nicola Vatthauer Director for events, planning and statutory affairs
  • Alexandra Weerts Project coordinator - migration and integration
  • Thomas Willson Policy advisor and project coordinator - mobility

Join our team

open positions:
  • Policy advisor – Project coordinator mobility Apply