We are very pleased to announce that Maria Assimakopoulou-Sorensen has joined the Fipra Network as a Special Adviser for Finance and Trade. Maria joins us from a senior position at the Greek Permanent Representation to the EU. In her previous posts, Maria was particularly involved with economic crisis management and the process of strengthening economic governance, creating the EU banking Union and developing the regulatory framework for financial services. Maria was a Spokeswoman for the European Commission in the area of taxation and customs for four years. See Maria’s full biography and contact details.