The Department of Organisational and Administrative Affairs is responsible for administering the S&D Group’s budget, and also for dealing with personnel matters, logistics and IT.

The department is also responsible for:

  • working with the European Parliament's administration to arrange offices, work materials and IT facilities for S&D MEPs and staff
  • human resources management, including recruitment, career development, professional training and well-being at work, as well as organising the S&D Group's traineeship programmes
  • logistical and administrative support for events organised by the S&D Group
  • managing the changes after European Parliament elections, including setting up the new governing bodies of the Group and co-ordinating the Group's nominations for the Parliament's committees, inter-parliamentary delegations and other roles.
annabel.garnier
Head of Department, Deputy Secretary General
GARNIER Annabel
France
VANCASTER Emma
Assistant
Belgium
ZAGAR Mariana Diana
Assistant
Slovenia

Special Projects (2)

AYALA SENDER Ines
Political Advisor
Spain
ZONCA KOVACOVA Erika
Assistant
Slovakia

Calendar (4)

BUTTINI Nadia
Political Advisor
Italy
HOPIARD Beatrix
Assistant
Belgium
MURPHY Máire
Assistant
Ireland
PLAZA MESON Raquel
Assistant
Spain

Logistics and protocol (6)

BUTTINI Nadia
Political Advisor
Italy
BOUCHNAFA Mohamed
Assistant
Belgium
ECINO Joseph
Assistant
Italy
MERTZ Isabelle
Assistant
France
MONTALBETTI Claudine
Assistant
Belgium
SURINX Ute
Assistant
Germany

Internal organisation and administration (2)

BUTTINI Nadia
Political Advisor
Italy
FERRO Rocca
Assistant
Italy