Ann Mettler

Director-General, European Political Strategy Centre, European Commission


Ann Mettler is a Director-General at the European Commission where she heads the European Political Strategy Centre (EPSC), the in-house think tank reporting directly to President Juncker. She is also Chair of the European Strategy and Policy Analysis System. The EPSC was awarded ‘Best New Think Tank 2016’ by the Global Go To Think Tank Index. Prior to this, Ann was Executive Director of the Lisbon Council, a Brussels-based think tank she co-founded in 2003. From 2000-2003, she worked at the World Economic Forum as Director for Europe. Ann holds Masters Degrees in political science and European law and economics.