Xavier Prats Monné

Xavier PRATS MONNÉ is Deputy Director-General for Education and Culture at the European Commission. He is responsible for the education and training aspects of the Europe 2020 strategy, and represents the EC at the European Institute for Innovation and Technology. From 2007 to 2010 he was Director for employment policy, and founding member of the Commission's Impact Assessment Board. He previously served as Director of the European Social Fund, and in the Cabinets of the EC Vice-President for external relations and Commissioner for Regional policy.