Jean-Paul Senninger

Born on 3 December 1959, Mr. Senninger became a director on 7 April 2016. Mr Senninger has been the general secretary of the Council of Ministers of the Luxembourg Government from December 2013. Mr Senninger joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1999 as Premier Conseiller de Gouvernement, for Cooperation and Defense Matters. He was Luxembourg Ambassador to Spain (2004-2008) and to the United States of America, Canada and Mexico (2008-2012). From 2012-December 2013, he was the Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Mr Senninger also worked as Professeur-Stagiaire, as attaché in the Office of the Mayor of Luxembourg City and as Senior Officer, and Head of Unit at the European Investment Bank. Mr Senninger holds a BA in Political Science and a BA in Literature from the Friedrich Wilhelms Universität in Freiburg and a Master in European Studies from the College of Europe in Bruges.

Mr Senninger is a Luxembourg national. He is not an independent director because he represents an important shareholder.