Vice-President for the Energy Union, European Commission

Maroš Šefčovič has been Vice-President of the European Commission for the Energy Union since 2014. Before that, he was vice president of the European Commission in charge of inter-institutional relations and administration, European commissioner for education, training, culture and youth, and the permanent representative of the Slovak Republic to the European Union. A diplomat by profession, he has served in Zimbabwe, Canada, and Israel. He graduated from the University of Economics, Bratislava and from the Moscow State Institute for Foreign Relations. He holds a doctor of law degree and a PhD in European law from the Faculty of Law, Comenius University, Bratislava. He also studied at Stanford University, USA.



Subscribe to our mailing list and don't miss any news about SET Plan 2016 - Central European Energy Conference X.


The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement No 730882.

Supported by a grant from Norway. Co-financed from the Slovak State Budget. Program SK08 – CBC – Slovakia – Ukraine: Cooperation across the Border.