External speakers

Sylvain Giraud

Head of Unit for Performance of national health systems, European Commission, DG SANTE

Mr Sylvain Giraud is Head of Unit “Health systems” in the Directorate General Health and Food Safety in the European Commission since 1st February 2016. He was previously Head of Unit for Health strategy and international issues from 2012 to end January 2016. Sylvain has worked for the Commission since 2002. Before joining the Commission, he worked for European trade associations and consultancies in Brussels. He is a graduate of the College of Europe, Bruges.