PITTELLA Gianni

IT

Responsibilities

  • European Parliament, Member
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats in the European Parliament, President
  • Conference of Presidents, Member
  • S&D Group Bureau, president

Delegations

  • Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly, Member
  • Delegation for relations with the countries of the Andean Community, Substitute

CV

Graduate in medicine, specialisation in forensic pathology (1985)

Offices held in a political party or national trade union

  • 1980-1980 : General Secretary of the Young Socialists
  • 1998-1998 : Member of the National Head Office of the Democratici di Sinistra (Democratic Left) and national official responsible for Italians living around the world

Offices held in local government bodies

  • 1979-1979 : Member of Lauria Municipal Council

Offices held in regional government bodies

  • 1980-1980 : Member of Basilicata Regional Council
  • 1980-1980 : Member of Basilicata Regional Council with responsibility for culture and productive activities

Offices held in the EU institutions

  • 1999-2014 : First Vice-Chair of the Socialist Group in the European Parliament
  • 1999-2014 : Member of the Bureau of the European Parliament
  • 1999-2014 : Member of the Delegation for relations with Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo
  • 1999-2014 : Substitute member of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 1999-2014 : Substitute member of the Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • 1999-2014 : Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
  • 1999-2014 : Member of the Committee on Budgets
  • 1999-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Moldova Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 2012-2013 : Temporary Committee on policy challenges and budgetary means of the enlarged Union 2007-2013
  • 2012-2013 : Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism
  • 1999-2014 : Committee on Petitions
  • 1999-2014 : Temporary Committee on improving safety at sea
  • 1999-2014 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 1999-2014 : Delegation to the EU-Romania Joint Parliamentary Committee

Honorary citizen of the City of Buenos Aires, Municipality of Cupello, Municipality of Forio di Ischia

Author of: Rosso Antico (1996), Diario di Bordo (1997), Sparlare, parlare, pensare (1998), Eurodiario (1999-2000), Il triangolo della ricchezza (2003), Europ@ (2004), Dal Sud in Europa con Te (2004), Partiti europei e gruppi politici nel nuovo europarlamento dell’Unione a 25 (2004), Un’Europa per i cittadini (2006), L’Europa indispensabile (2009), Domani a Mezzogiorno (2010), Una breve Storia del Futuro degli Stati Uniti d'Europa (2013)

CONTACT

Brussels Office

Parlement européen, Bât. Atrium 05K002, 60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60, B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel

Phone

+ 32 2 284 51 59

Strasbourg Office

Parlement européen, Bât. Louise Weiss, T15003, 1 avenue du Président Robert Schuman, CS 91024, F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex

Phone

+ 33 3 88 17 51 59