Pascal Lamy
Pascal Lamy
Vice-President

Pascal Lamy studied at Sciences Po, the ENA, and holds an MBA from HEC. He began his career as a civil servant in the French Inspection générale des finances and in the Treasury.

He subsequently became an advisor to the Finance Minister Jacques Delors, and then to Prime Minister Pierre Mauroy. From 1984 to 1994, he was Head of Cabinet to the President of the European Commission, Jacques Delors, including the role of G7 Sherpa.

In November 1994, he joined the team responsible for the rescue of Credit Lyonnais, and later became CEO of the bank, led at the time by Jean Peyrelevade. From 1999 to 2004, Pascal Lamy was EU Trade Commissioner under President Romano Prodi's Commission.

Between 2005 and 2013, he was Director General of the WTO. He was chair of 2020's Paris Peace Forum and is now Chair of the Commission's Mission Healthy Oceans, Seas, Coastal and Inland Waters, among other titles he currently holds. 


Publications

Greening EU Trade: with Didier Reynders, European Commissioner for Justice

Greening EU Trade: with Didier Reynders, European Commissioner for Justice

Publication | Event Report
1 June 2021
GT5 - Greening International Trade Through EU Regulation and Standardisation

GT5 - Greening International Trade Through EU Regulation and Standardisation

Publication | Paper
30 April 2021
Climate: How do MEPs vote?

Climate: How do MEPs vote?

Publication | Paper
28 April 2021
Navigating the European Green Deal: Business and the Sustainability Transition

Navigating the European Green Deal: Business and the Sustainability Transition

Publication | Event Report
6 April 2021

Media

Let us see the Ocean as half full

Let us see the Ocean as half full

Media | Article
7 June 2021

Le Parisien

LEAK: EU’s carbon border tariff to target steel, cement, power

LEAK: EU’s carbon border tariff to target steel, cement, power

Media | Article
2 June 2021

EURACTIV

Starfish 2030, or when the starfish takes the spotlight!

Starfish 2030, or when the starfish takes the spotlight!

Media | Article
31 May 2021

Espace Manager

CAP and biodiversity strategy

CAP and biodiversity strategy

Media | Article
29 May 2021

ABC

Events

29 June 2021

POLITICO’S Competitive Europe Summit

POLITICO’s Competitive Europe Summit convenes high-level EU and international policymakers, industry...

2 June 2021
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Greening EU Trade: with Didier Reynders, European ...

How can the EU successfully export the European Green Deal? Part III of our webinar series on naviga...

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