ARTICLE | Politics & Policy

EMA again picks Rasi as executive director

October 2, 2015 12:58 AM UTC

EMA said its management board nominated Guido Rasi as executive director, nearly a year after his appointment was annulled due to a procedural error in the appointment process.

Last November, the European Union Civil Service Tribunal annulled the 2011 appointment of Rasi as executive director due to a conflict of interest among members of the European Commission panel in charge of short listing candidates for the post. That decision led the Commission to restart the selection process last December, with 36 undisclosed candidates applying for the job. ...