Top EU civil servant Selmayr to quit post: EU Commission  

  16 July 2019    Read: 633
Top EU civil servant Selmayr to quit post: EU Commission  

The European Commission’s secretary general Martin Selmayr, whose sudden promotion last year angered EU lawmakers and earned a rebuke from the European Ombudsman, will step down from his post next week, a spokeswoman for the EU executive said on Tuesday, AzVision.az reports citing Reuters. 

Selmayr, a frank-speaking German lawyer, was Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s chief aide before his abrupt promotion.

 


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