Brussels, 23 November 2010
Catherine Ashton appoints new Head of EU Delegation to WTO
Catherine Ashton, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Commission Vice-President, today appointed Angelos Pangratis as the new Head of EU Delegation to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva.
"As I continue the process of setting up the External Action Service I am delighted to appoint Angelos Pangratis as the new head of the EU Delegation to WTO. The Geneva WTO Delegation is central to the delivery of the EU's common trade policy: Mr Pangratis is an excellent choice for the job," also said Catherine Ashton.
Angelos Pangratis is a Commission official of Greek nationality, currently Deputy Head of the EU Delegation in Washington.