Deputy DG Energy, European Commission
Gerassimos Thomas is Deputy Director General in the Directorate-General for Energy at the European Commission and Chairman of the Steering Board of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI).
Prior to his current assignment G. Thomas had professional assignments as: Director Finance at DG ECFIN (2009-2014); member of the EIB and EIF Board of Directors (2009-2017); Head of cabinet of Joaquin Almunia, Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs (2005-2009); Deputy Spokesman for Commission President Romano Prodi; Spokesman for economic and monetary affairs under Commissioner Pedro Solbes (2000-2004).
- How to engage cities, regions and communities to achieve the 2030 climate and energy targets as well as the long-term decarbonisation strategy?
- Energy Innovation in the EU post 2020