External speakers

Elena Flores

Director, International economic and financial relations, Global Governance, DG ECFIN

Mr Flores is the Director for International economic and financial relations and global governance in the Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs (ECFIN) of the European Commission. Previously, she was head of the unit for Monetary Union and Financial questions and then Public finance in the euro area and the EU (from 2002), Advisor in Commissioner Solbes’ office, Director for the Economies of Member States II (from 2007) and Director for Policy Strategy and Coordination (from 2011). Ms. Flores was an assistant professor at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) in the field of international economics.