Sven Giegold, Member of the European Parliament, is a new member of the SAFE Policy Council. The Policy Council advises the SAFE Policy Center in its efforts to build and expand a network of policy makers and political institutions inside and outside of Europe. It contributes to shaping the agenda of the Policy Center by identifying relevant topics and appraises critically the projects of the Policy Center and their implementation.
The economist Giegold has been a member of the EU Parliament since 2009. He is spokesman for fiscal and economic policy of the parliamentary group of the Greens, a member of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, and a substitute in the Committee on Budgets.