The European Union as a Global Actor: From possible disintegration to stronger integration

Join us for a talk by Stefano Fantorini, First Counsellor and Political Officer at the Delegation of the EU to Canada.

 

Stefano Fantaroni is currently serving as First Counsellor and Political Officer at the Delegation of the European Union to Canada. Prior to this position, he was First Counsellor and Foreign Policy Advisor at the Delegation of the European Union to Turkey. He held several posts at the European Commission, notably in departments dealing with negotiations for accession to the European Union. He was coordinator of relations with the European Council in the Team conducting accession negotiations with Croatia until 2011. Previously, he was Head of Sector for Enlargement and Western Balkans at the Directorate General for Taxation and Customs Union. He has also worked at the European Commission Antitrust Directorate General. He started his career in business management consulting, with tenures at Accenture and Bain and Co. Mr Fantaroni holds a degree in Economics at the Libera Universita’ degli Studi Sociali of Rome.

Organized the by the UBC’s Institute of European Studies