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.
Garnier Annabel
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

HUBERT Cecile

Assistant
France

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