Board

President

Ivan Stefanec

Member of the European Parliament

First Vice - President

Iuliu Winkler

Member of the European Parliament

Vice - Presidents

Elisabetta Gardini

Member of the European Parliament

Eva Maydell

Member of the European Parliament

Claudia Monteiro de Aguiar

Member of the European Parliament

Michal Boni

Member of the European Parliament

Angelika Winzig

Member of the Austrian Parliament

Domagoj Ivan Milosevic

Member of the Croatian Parliament

Board Members

Andor Deli

Member of the European Parliament

Honorary Presidents

Bendt Bendtsen

Member of the European Parliament

Dr. Paul Rübig

Member of the European Parliament

Nadezhda Neynsky

Member of the European Parliament Ret., Ambassador of Bulgaria to Turkey

Dr. Ingo Friedrich

Vice-President of the European Parliament Ret., President of the European Economic Senate

Dr. Christoph Leitl

President of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber Ret. President of the EUROCHAMBRES

Jacques Santer

President of the European Commission Ret.

Honorary Members

Elzbieta Bienkowska

European Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship & SMEs

Dr. Johannes Hahn

European Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policies & Enlargement Negotiations

Antonio Tajani

President of the European Parliament

Senators

Inese Vaidere

Member of the European Parliament

Markus Ferber

Member of the European Parliament

Axel Voss

Member of the European Parliament

Peter Jahr

Member of the European Parliament

Thomas Mann

Member of the European Parliament

Pablo Zalba Bidegain

Member of the European Parliament Ret. President of the Official Credit Institute

Martin Kastler

Member of the European Parliament Ret. Director of Hanns Seidel Foundation for Czech Republic, Slovakia & Hungary

Christos Folias

Minister of Development Ret. Member of the European Parliament Ret. CEO “Folias & Associates”

Jean-Paul Gauzes

Member of the European Parliament Ret.

Davor Ivo Stier

Member of the European Parliament Ret. Foreign Affairs Minister of Croatia

Executive Director

Dr. Horst Heitz

Executive Director of the SME Europe

WORKING
GROUPS

SME Digital Agenda

Chaired by

Roza Gräfin von Thun und Hohenstein

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on the Internal Market & Consumer Protection

Eva Maydell

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on the Internal Market & Consumer Protection

Michal Boni

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice & Home Affairs Committee on Constitutional Affairs

SME Administrative Simplification

Chaired by

Ivan Stefanec

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on the Internal Market & Consumer Protection

SME Energy

Chaired by

Bendt Bendtsen

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Industry, Research & Energy

SME Finance

Chaired by

Markus Ferber

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Economic & Monetary Affairs Special committee on financial crimes, tax evasion & tax avoidance

SME Microbusiness

Chaired by

Elisabetta Gardini

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on the Environment, Public Health & Food Safety

SME Mobility & Transportation

Chaired by

Andor Deli

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Transport & Tourism

SME Social

Chaired by

Heinz K Becker

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice & Home Affairs Committee on Women's Rights & Gender Equality Special Committee on Terrorism

Thomas Mann

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Employment & Social Affairs

SME Tourism

Chaired by

Claudia Monteiro de Aguiar

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Transport & Tourism

SME Trade

Chaired by

Iuliu Winkler

Member of the European Parliament

Vice-Chair Committee on International Trade

Dr. Paul Rübig

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Budgets, Committee on Industry, Research & Energy

SME Public Health & Food Safety

Chaired by

Lukas Mandl

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on the Environment, Public Health & Food Safety

SME Defence

Chaired by

Michael Gahler

Member of the European Parliament

Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Security and Defence