Ana Carla Pereira

Ana Carla Pereira is Head of Unit for "Skills and qualifications strategies; multilingualism policy" in Directorate General Education and Culture of the European Commission. She is responsible for developing the EU skills strategy, including the implementation of EU tools for recognition and transparency of qualifications such as the European Qualifications Framework, the EU Skills Panorama or the Skills Passport.

Her activities have also a particular focus on the development transversal skills such as entrepreneurial initiative, digital skills and language skills. Since the beginning 2013 she is also responsible for EU multilingualism policy. Prior to this, she has worked more than ten years in the implementation of European Employment strategy and several years in the private sector as business consultant specialised in human performance. She has an academic background in economics and European studies. She is Portuguese mother tongue and fluent in English, French and Italian.