Director, Directorate H - Transport, Directorate General for Research and Innovation, European Commission
Clara de la Torre was appointed Director for Transport at the Directorate-General for Research & Innovation at the European Commission, marking her fourth assignment to such a position in the course of the last eight years. Previously, as a director she was responsible for the dossiers Key Enabling Technologies, Research and Innovation, and Inter-institutional and Legal Matters relating to the Framework Program at the European Commission. In the late 1990s she dealt with National Research Policies & Intergovernmental Cooperation. Clara de la Torre has a degree in economics and business administration from Universidad Autónoma of Madrid.