Von der Leyen unveils ‘geopolitical Commission’

European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen has presented her proposed team and the jobs she wants her Commissioners to carry out. Here are the highlights from her announcement on Tuesday (10 September).

Von der Leyen’s team is set to take office on 1 November but must first face a grilling by members of the European Parliament. A final vote on her Commission will take place in October.

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