FEPS Bureau brings together representatives of FEPS network
elected by the General Assembly and meets at least three times per year.

Maria João RODRIGUES

FEPS President
Since 2017 is the President of the European Foundation of Progressive Studies (FEPS), the only […]

László ANDOR

FEPS Secretary General
László Andor is a Hungarian economist, and former EU Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion […]

Enrique BARÓN CRESPO

FEPS Vice-president and Scientific Council Chair
Former President of the European Parliament
Vice president of FEPS and Chair of FEPS Scientific Council. Born in Madrid, 1944. He […]

Uwe OPTENHOEGEL

FEPS Vice-President
Dr. Uwe Optenhögel (born 1952) is a political scientist and economist. Uwe studied in Bonn, […]

Jan-Erik STØSTAD

FEPS Vice-President and Treasurer
SAMAK Secretary General
Treasurer. Jan-Erik Støstad (born 1953) is Secretary General of SAMAK, the Cooperation Committee of the Nordic […]

Zita GURMAI

FEPS Vice-President and ex-officio member
PES Women President
PES Women President. Member of the Hungarian Parliament. Former Member of the European Parliament vice-chair […]

Sergei STANISHEV

FEPS Vice-President and ex-officio member
PES President (Party of European Socialists)
Ex-officio member as President of PES Member of the European Parliament elected in 2014. Prime […]

Iratxe GARCÍA

Ex-officio member
S&D President
Iratxe García Pérez is a Spanish politician member of the Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party. She […]

Alicia HOMS

Ex-officio member
YES President (Young European Socialists)
Alicia Homs is a Spanish politician who was elected Member of the European Parliament in 2019 […]

Jordi HARRISON

Ex-officio member
PES Group at Committee of the Regions Secretary General
Secretary General of PES Group in the Committee of the Regions.   

Arjen BERKVENS

Representative of national political foundation
Foundation Max van der Stoel Director
Director Foundation Max van der Stoel

Mojca KLEVA KEKUS

Representative of national political foundation
Progresiva President
Mojca Kleva Kekus is a Slovenian activist, former Member of the European Parliament (S&D) and […]

Maria MALTSCHNIG

Representative of national political foundation
Karl Renner Institute Director
Maria Maltschnig studied Socio-Economics in Vienna. After working for the Austrian Chamber of Labour and […]

Antton RÖNNHOLM

Representative of national political foundation
Representative of Kalevi Sorsa foundation
Antton Rönnholm has been the Secretary General of the Social Democratic Party of Finland since […]

Dr. Lubomír ZAORÁLEK

Representative of national political foundation
Masaryk Democratic Academy President
Lubomír Zaorálek has been the president of the social-democratic think-tank Masaryk Democratic Academy since 2008, […]