Jeroen Dijsselbloem, President of the Eurogroup

09/10/2017 Meeting

At their meeting on 9 October, eurozone finance ministers discussed possible future roles of the European Stability Mechanism and shared national best practices in financing labour tax cuts. They were also informed about the results of the sixth post-programme surveillance mission to Portugal. 

Role

The president of the Eurogroup chairs Eurogroup meetings, sets their agendas, draws up the long-term work programme and represents the Eurogroup in international fora.

Biography

Jeroen Dijsselbloem has been Eurogroup President since 21 January 2013. He was re-elected to the post for a second term on 13 July 2015.

Mission statement

Aims, goals and priorities of the Eurogroup during the presidency of Jeroen Dijsselbloem.