Friday 08 June 2012
The European Commission decided, on 30 May, to appoint Vladimir Sucha to the vacant post of deputy director-general in the Joint Research Centre. Sucha, who is Slovak, is currently a director in the Education and Culture Directorate-General, responsible for culture and media. The promotion makes him the most senior Slovak official in the Commission’s civil service. The decision takes effect on a date to be determined later.