Margrethe Vestager


European Commission Executive Vice President

Margrethe Vestager is European Commission Executive Vice President. She previously served as EU Commissioner for Competition (2014-19) Minister for Economic Affairs and the Interior (2011-14) and Minister for Education (1998-2001) of Denmark, and as President of the ECOFIN Council during the Danish EU Presidency (2012). She was Political leader of the Danish Social Liberal Party (2007-14), and has worked for the Danish Ministry of Finance (1993-95). Ms. Vestager holds an MSc in Economics (University of Copenhagen).


Contributions by Margrethe Vestager

  • Closing General Session
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2019