President Wuttke Meets with President Emeritus of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy

2019-07-10 | All chapters

President Wuttke Meets with President Emeritus of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy

On 10th July, Jörg Wuttke, president, European Chamber, met with Herman Van Rompuy, President Emeritus, European Council.

President Emeritus Van Rompuy held his post at the European Council from 2009 to 2014, the first full-time holder of the office. During his tenure, important initiatives in EU-China relations such as the Comprehensive Agreement on Investment were initiated.

The two discussed the recent EU Commission’s position on China as a competitor, the change of attitude among the European public on Chinese investment, as well as the three studies and papers the Chamber plans to launch in the next six months.