Euro Group - Members

Members

Eurogroup members as of July 2013. The ECB President, Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner and Chairman of the Eurogroup Working Group also attend the meetings. It is worthwhile to note that the members of the EU who choose not to participate in the Euro (UK, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Denmark, etc.) have been excluded from observer status. The membership is very fluid. For example, IMF personnel such as Christine Lagarde are sometimes allowed to be present at meetings—see Lagarde statement 20130316. What remains unknown about this very ad-hoc group is whether they allow observers to speak or speech by the observers is forbidden.

Member Representing Political party Member since
Dijsselbloem, JeroenJeroen Dijsselbloem
President
Party of European Socialists
02012-01-055 January 2012
Fekter, MariaMaria Fekter Austria European People's Party
02011-04-2121 April 2011
Geens, KoenKoen Geens Belgium European People's Party
02013-03-055 March 2013
Georgiades, CharisCharis Georgiades Cyprus European People's Party
02013-02-2828 February 2013
Ligi, JürgenJürgen Ligi Estonia Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party
02009-07-033 July 2009
Urpilainen, JuttaJutta Urpilainen Finland Party of European Socialists
02011-06-2222 June 2011
Moscovici, PierrePierre Moscovici France Party of European Socialists
02012-05-1616 May 2012
Schäuble, WolfgangWolfgang Schäuble Germany European People's Party
02009-10-2828 October 2009
Stournaras, YannisYannis Stournaras Greece Independent
02012-07-055 July 2012
Noonan, MichaelMichael Noonan Ireland European People's Party
02011-03-099 March 2011
Saccomanni, FabrizioFabrizio Saccomanni Italy Independent
02013-04-2828 April 2013
Frieden, LucLuc Frieden Luxembourg European People's Party
02009-07-2323 July 2009
Scicluna, EdwardEdward Scicluna Malta Party of European Socialists
02013-03-1313 March 2013
Weekers, FransFrans Weekers Netherlands Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party
02013-01-2121 January 2013
Albuquerque, Maria LuísMaria Luís Albuquerque Portugal Independent
02013-07-011 July 2013
Kažimír, PeterPeter Kažimír Slovakia Party of European Socialists
02012-04-044 April 2012
Čufer, UrošUroš Čufer Slovenia None
02013-03-2020 March 2013
de Guindos, LuisLuis de Guindos Spain European People's Party
02011-12-2222 December 2011
Observer Office Political party Member since
Draghi, MarioMario Draghi
President of the European Central Bank
Independent 02011-11-011 November 2011
Rehn, OlliOlli Rehn
Vice President of the European Commission
European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Euro
Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party
02010-02-099 February 2010
Wieser, ThomasThomas Wieser
President of the Eurogroup Working Group
Independent 02012-01-2424 January 2012

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