EIOPA elects new board members
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) has announced the election of three members of EIOPA’s Management Board to replace three departing members.
The three new members are Julia Cillikova, director of the Regulation Department of the National Bank of Slovakia; Frank Grund, chief executive director of the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) and Misu Negrițoiu, president of the Romanian Financial Supervisory Authority.
They will replace Jan Parner, deputy director general of Danish Finanstilsynet and Sergej Simoniti, director of Slovenian Insurance Supervision Agency (whose terms of office expire, as well as Felix Hufeld, who resigned from the Management Board due to his new position as president of BaFin.
Gabriel Bernardino, Chairman of EIOPA, said: “I am warmly welcoming the new Management Board members and wish them much success with their significant new tasks. At the same time I am thanking cordially the departing members – Felix Hufeld, Jan Parner and Sergej Simoniti – for their strong commitment and highly valuable contribution to the work of the Management Board in the past years in building a modern, efficient and credible European supervisory authority”.