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Pedro Serrano

EEAS Deputy Secretary-General

European External Action Service

Since 2015 Mr Serrano has been Deputy Secretary General for CSDP (Common Security and Defence Policy) and Crisis Response at the European External Action Service (EEAS).  

Previously Pedro Serrano was Managing Director for Crisis Response Operational Coordination of the EEAS. He also served as the Principal Advisor on External Affairs to the former President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy, and was the first to head the EU Delegation at the United Nations, New York, after the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty.

Panel 1 - Getting Closer to a Defence Union?