We are pleased to announce our June 13 luncheon featuring:
Director General for Mobility and
Transport - European Commission
IAC's June Luncheon features Henrik Hololei, Director General for Mobility and Transport for the European Commission.
Educated at Tallinn Technical University (Economics MSc) and Aarhus University, Denmark (Political Science and International Economy), Mr. Hololei's career began in 1993 as Assistant Trade Commissioner at the Finnish Foreign Trade Association. Between 1995 and 2004, he held various positions in Government Office in Tallinn, including Director of the Office of European Integration, Chairman of the Estonian Council of Senior Civil Servants for EU Integration, and Chief Government Counselor of EU Affairs.
In 2004, he moved to Brussels and joined the European Commission as Head of Cabinet of Commissioner and Vice President, Siim Kallas, a position that Mr. Hololei held during both of Mr. Kallas's mandates; the first dealing with Administration, Audit and Anti-Fraud and the second dealing with Transport.
In November 2013, Mr. Hololei became Deputy Secretary General of the European Commission and on 1 October 2015 he became Director-General for Mobility and Transport.
Mr. Hololei is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Estonian School of Diplomacy, Member of the Board of the Institute of Social Sciences of Tallinn University, and Member of the Advisory Council of the Baltic Development Forum.
Reception begins at 12:00 PM. All guests are to be seated by 12:30 PM. Space is limited. Advance registrations are strongly encouraged.
Please let us know if you have special dietary needs (e.g. vegetarian meal)
Guest names for name tags, recommendations to the Club for government invitees, and other questions should be sent to:
t +1 (703) 884-7585