Head of Administration and Finance, Eurofound
Markus Grimmeisen is Head of Administration and Finance at Eurofound since July 2009. In addition, he is the Secretary to the Governing Board and its Bureau, a member of the Internal Control Committee and of the Advisory Committee on Procurement and Contracts. He joined the Agency in 2006. From March 2015 to February 2016, he chaired the Network of Heads of Administration of the more than 40 EU Agencies. From 2006 to 2016, he was Eurofound’s Data Protection Officer. Previous to joining Eurofound, he worked for three years as Vice-President Finance and Administration for Bosch Power Tools (China). A former graduate in Business Administration from the University of Stuttgart, he obtained his PhD in 1997 and joined Robert Bosch Group the same year. There he held various expert and management positions in the area of internal accounting and financial controlling.