Jeroen Dijsselbloem, President of the Eurogroup

© J.Thys / AFP 20/02/2017 Meeting

At its meeting on 20 February, the Eurogroup welcomed the understanding reached between the Greek authorities and the institutions. This agreement allows the review mission to return to Athens and resume its work towards the conclusion of the second review of the programme.

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.