Who's Who

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Browse the Who's Who of the Ministerial Council Meeting 2015
Consultez le Who's Who de la Réunion du Conseil au niveau des Ministres 2015

Chair and Vice-Chair / Présidence et Vice-Présidence
Participating Countries and Economies / Pays et économies participants
Observers and Experts / Observateurs et experts
OECD Secretariat / Secrétariat de l'OCDE

 

Chair and Vice-Chair / Présidence et Vice-Présidence

Netherlands
(Chair)

Mr. Mark Rutte, Prime Minister
Mr. Henk Kamp, Minister of Economy
Ms. Melanie Schultz, Minister for Infrastructure and Environment
Ms. Lilianne Ploumen, Minister of Trade and Development

Czech
Republic
(Vice-Chair)

Mr. Lubomír Zaorálek, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ms. Michaela Marsková, Minister of Labour and Social Affairs
Mr. Jan Mládek, Minister of Industry and Trade
Mr. Martin Tlapa, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

France
(Vice-Chair)

M. François Hollande, Président de la République française
M. Laurent Fabius, Ministre des Affaires étrangères et du Développement international
M. Michel Sapin, Ministre des Finances et des Comptes publics
M. Emmanuel Macron, Ministre de l'Economie, de l'Industrie et du Numérique
M. Matthia Fekl, Secrétaire d'Etat chargé du Commerce extérieur, de la Promotion du tourisme et des Français de l'étranger
M. Harlem Désir, Secrétaire d’État chargé des Affaires européennes
Mme Annick Girardin, Secrétaire d'Etat au Développement et à la Francophonie

Korea
(Vice-Chair)

Mr. Kyunghwan Choi, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Strategy and Finance
Mr. Tae-yul Cho, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
Mr. Jae-do Moon, Vice Minister for Trade and Energy

Participating Countries and Economies / Pays et économies participants

Argentina*

Mr. Carlos Bianco, Ambassador - Secretary of International Economic Relations

Australia

Mr. Steven Ciobo, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Trade and Investment

Austria

Mr. Hans-Jörg Schelling, Minister of Finance

Belgium

Mr. Johan van Overtveldt, Minister of Finance

Brazil

Mr. Joaquim Levy, Minister of Finance
Mr. Mauro Vieira, Minister of External Relations 

Canada

Mrs. Christine Hogan, Deputy Minister of International Trade

Chile

Mr. Rodrigo Valdés Pulido, Minister of Finance

Colombia

Colombia

Mr. Mauricio Cardenas, Minister of Finance
Ms. Mariana Sarasti, Deputy Trade Minister
Ms. Catalina Crane, High Level Ascension Coordinator

Costa-Rica

Costa Rica

Mr. Alexander Mora, Minister of Foreign Trade
Mr. Fernando Rodríguez, Vice Minister of Revenue

Czech
Republic
(Vice-Chair)

Mr. Lubomír Zaorálek, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ms. Michaela Marsková, Minister of Labour and Social Affairs
Mr. Jan Mládek, Minister of Industry and Trade
Mr. Martin Tlapa, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Denmark 

Mr. Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen, Permanent Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Chairman of the OECD's Global strategy Group 

Estonia

Mr. Väino Reinart, Undersecretary of Economic and Development Affairs

European Union

Mr. Pierre Moscovici, Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs
Mr. Miguel Arias Cañete, Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy
Ms. Cecilia Malmström, Commissioner for Trade
Mr. Marco Buti, Director General for Economic and Financial Affairs
Mr. Mauro Petriccione, Deputy Director General Trade

Finland

Mr. Matti Anttonen, Under-Secretary of State, Department for External Economic Relations, Ministry for Foreign Affairs

France
(Vice-Chair)

M. François Hollande, Président de la République française
M. Laurent Fabius, Ministre des Affaires étrangères et du Développement international
M. Michel Sapin, Ministre des Finances et des Comptes publics
M. Emmanuel Macron, Ministre de l'Economie, de l'Industrie et du Numérique
M. Matthia Fekl, Secrétaire d'Etat chargé du Commerce extérieur, de la Promotion du tourisme et des Français de l'étranger
M. Harlem Désir, Secrétaire d’État chargé des Affaires européennes
Mme Annick Girardin, Secrétaire d'Etat au Développement et à la Francophonie

Germany 

Mr. Sigmar Gabriel, Vice-Chancellor and Minister of Economic Affairs and Energy
Mr. Matthias Machnig, State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Greece

Mr. George Stathakis, Minister of Economy, Infrastructure, Maritime Affairs & Tourism
Mr. Euclid Tsakalotos, Alternate Foreign Minister for International Economic Relations
Mr. Yanis Varoufakis, Minister of Finance

Hong Kong, China*

Mr. Greg So, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development

Hungary

Mr. Mihály Varga, Minister for National Economy
Mr. István Mikola, State Secretary for Security Policy and International Affairs

Iceland

Mr. Gunnar Bragi, Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade

India

Mr. Mohan Kumar, Ambassador to France
Mr. Indra Mani Pandey, Deputy Ambassador to France

Indonesia

Mr. Bambang PS Brodjonegoro, Minister of Finance
Mr. Nazara Suahasil, Head of the fiscal policy office at the Finance Ministry
Mr. Bachwl Chairi, Director-General for International Trade Cooperation

Ireland

Mr. Rory Montgomery, Secretary General for the OECD and EU Affairs in the Department of the Taoiseach

Israel

Mr. Ohad Cohen, Deputy Director General of Foreign Trade 

Italy

Mr. Pier Carlo Padoan, Minister of Economy and Finance
Mr. Carlo Calenda, Vice Minister for Trade at Ministry of Economic Development
Mr. Benedetto della Vedova, Under Secretary, Minister of Foreign Affairs

Japan

Mr. Yasuhide Nakayama, State Minister for Foreign Affairs
Mr. Hidemichi Sato, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Mr. Yoshihiro Seki, Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry
Mr. Akihiro Nakamura, Deputy Director-General, Economic and Fiscal Management, Cabinet Office 

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Kazakhstan*

Ms. Zhanar Aitzhanova, Minister of Economic Integration 
Ms. Zhanara Abdullina, Head of Division, Ministry of National Economy

Korea
(Vice-Chair)

H.E. Kyunghwan Choi, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Strategy and Finance (Acting Prime Minister)
Mr. Tae-yul Cho, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
Mr Jae-do Moon, Vice Minister for Trade and Energy

Latvia

Latvia

Mr. Edgars Rinkēvičs, Minister of Foreign Affairs

Lithuania

Mr. Algirdas Butkevičius, Prime Minister
Mr. Linas Linkevičius, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Mr. Alminas Mačiulis, Chancellor of the Government
Mr. Algminantasl Rimkūnas, Vice-Minister of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania

Luxembourg

Mr. Pierre Gramegna, Minister of Finance
Ms. Carole Dieschbourg, Minister of the Environment 

Mexico

Mr. Luis Videgaray, Minister of Finance
Mr. Francisco de Rosenzweig, Vice Minister of Foreign Trade
Mr. Juan Manuel Valle Perena, Executive Director of the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (Amexcid)

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Morocco*

Mr. Mamoun Bouhadhoud, Minister Delegate to the Minister of Industry, Trade, Investment and the Digital Economy for SMEs and the integration of the informal sector
Mr. Fakhr Eddine Essaidi, Plenipotentiary Minister

Myanmar

Myanmar*

Mr. Kan Zaw, Union Minister for National Planning and Economic Development
Mr. Aung Naing Oo, Director General of the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration under the Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development
Ms. Seinn Lei Tun, First Secretary

Netherlands
(Chair)

Mr. Mark Rutte, Prime Minister
Mr. Henk Kamp, Minister of Economy
Ms. Melanie Schultz, Minister for Infrastructure and Environment
Ms. Lilianne Ploumen, Minister of Trade and Development

New Zealand 

Mr. Tim Groser, Minister for Trade and for Climate Change Issues 

Norway

Ms. Siv Jensen, Minister of Finance
Mr. Børge Brende, Minister of Foreign Affairs 

People's Republic of China

Mr. Shouwen Wang, Vice Minister, Ministry of Commerce
Mr. Guoqiang Cheng, Director-General of Department of International Co-operation 

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Peru*

Mr. Alonso Segura Vasi, Minister of Economy and Finance

Poland

Mr. Andrzej Dycha, Undersecretary of State, National Co-ordinator 
Mr. Marcin Korolek, Secretary of State, Government Plenipotentiary for Climate Policy, Ministry of the Environment
Mr. Artur Radziwill, Undersecretary of State, Spokesman for Public Finance Discpline, Ministry of Finance

Portugal

Ms. Maria Luis Albuquerque, Minister of State and Finance
Mr. Bruno Maçães, Secretary of State for European Affairs

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Senegal*

M. Pierre Ndiaye, Directeur général de la Planification et des Politiques économiques

Slovak Republic

Mr. Peter Kažimír, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance
Mr. Juraj Draxler, Minister of Education, Science, Research and Sport

Slovenia

Mr. Karl Erjavec, Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ms. Alenka Smerkolj, Minister for Development and European Cohesion Policy

South Africa

Mr. Rob Davies, Minister of Trade and Industry
Mr. Mcebisi Hubert Jonas, Deputy Minister of Finance

Spain

Mr. Luis de Guindos, Minister of Economy and Competitiveness
Mr. Jesús Gracia Aldaz, Secretary of State for International Co-operation and Ibero-America of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Co-operation
Mr. Iñigo Fernández de Mesa, Secretary of State of Economy of the Ministry of Economy & Competitiveness
Mr. Antonio Fernandez-Martos, Director General for Trade and Investment

Sweden

Mr. Mikael Damberg, Minister for Enterprise and Innovation
Ms. Kristina Persson, Minister for Strategic and Nordic Cooperation

Switzerland

Mr. Johann N. Schneider-Ammann, Federal Councillor
Ms. Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch, Secretary of State

Turkey

Mr. Cavit Dağdaş, Acting Undersecretary of Treasury 
M. Ahmet Celenkoglu, General Director

United Kingdom

Lord Francis Maude, Minister of State for Trade and Investment
Mr. Chris Barton, Director of International Affairs, Trade Policy & Export Control at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

United States 

Mr. Jason Furman, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers
Mr. Michael Punke, Deputy Trade Representative and Permanent Representative to the WTO
Ms. Karen Florini, Deputy Special Envoy for Climate Change
Mr. William Craft, Principal Deputy Assistant of Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs
Ms. Laura Kirkconnell, Director of the Office of Economic Policy Analysis and Public Diplomacy

* Participants in 7. Trade, Investment and Development

Observers and Experts / Observateurs et experts

Observers / Observateurs

The following International Organisations have been invited as Observers:

  • European Free Trade Association (EFTA)
    Mr. Kristinn Árnason, Secretary-General
    Mr. Adalstein Leifsson, Secretary-General’s Office Director

  • International Labour Organisation (ILO)
    Mr. Stephen Pursey, Director of the Department for Multilateral Cooperation
    Mr. Cyril Cosme, Director, Paris office

  • International Monetary Fund (IMF)
    Ms. Michaela Schrader, Senior Communications Officer
    Mr. William Oman, Economist

  • The World Bank
    Mr. Cyril Muller, Vice President, World Bank Group External and Corporate Relations (ECR)

  • United Nationas Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
    Mr. Joakim Reiter, Deputy Secretary-General

  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
    Ms. Gülden Türköz-Cosslett, Deputy Assistant Administrator and Deputy Director, UNDP Bureau for External Relations and Advocacy

  • World Trade Organization (WTO)
    Mr. Roberto Azevedo, Director General
    Mr. Tim Yeend, Chief of Staff, Principal Advisor
    Ms Graça Andresen Guimaraes, Senior Advisor
    Mr. Keith Rockwell, Director
    Mr. Saïd El Hachimi, Counsellor

Experts

BIAC and TUAC have been invited as Experts:

  • Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD (BIAC)
    Mr. Phil O’Reilly, President
    Mr. Bernhard Welschke, Secretary General

  • Trade Union Advisory Committee to the OECD (TUAC)
    Mr. Richard Trumka, President
    Mr. John Evans, General Secretary
    Ms. Sharan Burrow, General Secretary

OECD Secretariat / Secrétariat de l'OCDE

  • Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General
  • Mr. Rintaro Tamaki, Deputy Secretary-General
  • Mr. William Danvers, Deputy Secretary-General
  • Ms. Mari Kiviniemi, Deputy Secretary-General
  • Mr. Stefan Kapferer, Deputy Secretary-General
  • Ms. Gabriela Ramos, OECD Chief of Staff and Sherpa to the G20
  • Ms. Catherine Mann, OECD Chief Economist

 

Countries list

  • Afghanistan
  • Afrique du Sud
  • Albanie
  • Algérie
  • Allemagne
  • Andorre
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua-et-Barbuda
  • Arabie saoudite
  • Argentine
  • Arménie
  • Aruba
  • Australie
  • Autorité palestinienne
  • Autriche
  • Azerbaïdjan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahreïn
  • Guernesey
  • Jersey
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbade
  • Bélarus
  • Belgique
  • Belize
  • Bénin
  • Bermudes
  • Bhoutan
  • Bosnie-Herzégovine
  • Botswana
  • Brésil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgarie
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cabo Verde
  • Cambodge
  • Cameroun
  • Canada
  • Chili
  • Chypre
  • Colombie
  • Comores
  • Corée
  • Costa Rica
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Croatie
  • Cuba
  • Danemark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominique
  • Égypte
  • El Salvador
  • Émirats arabes unis
  • Équateur
  • Érythrée
  • Espagne
  • Estonie
  • Bolivie
  • Micronésie
  • États-Unis
  • Éthiopie
  • Ex-République yougoslave de Macédoine
  • Russie
  • Fidji
  • Finlande
  • France
  • Gabon
  • Gambie
  • Géorgie
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Grèce
  • Grenade
  • Groenland
  • Guatemala
  • Guinée
  • Guinée équatoriale^Guinée2
  • Guinée-Bissau^Guinée1
  • Guyana
  • Guyane française
  • Haïti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong (Chine)
  • Hongrie
  • Île de Man
  • Îles Caïmanes
  • Îles Cook
  • Îles Féroé
  • Îles Marshall
  • Îles Salomon
  • Îles Turques et Caïques
  • Îles Vierges britanniques
  • Îles Vierges des États-Unis
  • Inde
  • Indonésie
  • Iraq
  • Irlande
  • Islande
  • Israël
  • Italie
  • Jamaïque
  • Japon
  • Jordanie
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kirghizistan
  • Kiribati
  • Koweït
  • Lesotho
  • Lettonie
  • Liban
  • Libéria
  • Libye
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lituanie
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao (Chine)
  • Madagascar
  • Malaisie
  • Malawi
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malte
  • Maroc
  • Maurice
  • Mauritanie
  • Mayotte
  • Mexique
  • Monaco
  • Mongolie
  • Monténégro
  • Montserrat
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibie
  • Nauru
  • Népal
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigéria
  • Niue
  • Norvège
  • Nouvelle-Zélande
  • Oman
  • Ouganda
  • Ouzbékistan
  • Pakistan
  • Palaos
  • Panama
  • Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée
  • Paraguay
  • Pays-Bas
  • Pérou
  • Philippines
  • Pologne
  • Porto Rico
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • République arabe syrienne
  • Venezuela
  • République centrafricaine
  • Moldova
  • République démocratique du Congo
  • République démocratique populaire lao^Lao
  • République dominicaine
  • Congo
  • Iran
  • Chine (République populaire de)
  • République populaire démocratique de Corée
  • République slovaque
  • République tchèque
  • Tanzanie
  • Roumanie
  • Royaume-Uni
  • Rwanda
  • Sahara occidental
  • Sainte-Hélène
  • Sainte-Lucie
  • Saint-Kitts-et-Nevis
  • Saint-Marin
  • Saint-Vincent-et-les-Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • Sao Tomé-et-Principe
  • Sénégal
  • Serbie
  • Serbie et Monténégro (avant juin 2006)
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapour
  • Slovénie
  • Somalie
  • Soudan
  • Soudan du Sud
  • Sri Lanka
  • Suède
  • Suisse
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Tadjikistan
  • Taipei chinois
  • Tchad
  • Thaïlande
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokélaou
  • Tonga
  • Trinité-et-Tobago
  • Tunisie
  • Turkménistan
  • Turquie
  • Tuvalu
  • Ukraine
  • Union européenne
  • Uruguay
  • Vanuatu
  • Viet Nam
  • Wallis-et-Futuna
  • Yémen
  • Zambie
  • Zimbabwe
  • Curaçao
  • Bonaire
  • Saba
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