Head of e-commerce sector European Commission, DG Connect, Unit F2, e-commerce and platforms
Jasmin Battista, born 1975, of Italian and Austrian origin, is an official of the European Commission, working in the European Institutions since 2002, after 3 years of experience in EU Law firms in Brussels (Coudert Brothers) and London.
Since mid 2016 she is Head of sector in the E-commerce and platforms F2 unit in DG Connect. Before that she has been for 2 years Member of the Cabinet of Vicepresident Ansip, in charge of Digital Single Market and in particular e-commerce and the 5 previous years Member of the Cabinet of Commissioner Oettinger in charge of renewable energy. She has been also formerly assistant to the Director General of DG Energy, and legal expert in DG COMPETITION for 5 years (State aid and antitrust).
She also worked as Legal Secretary (Référendaire) to the President of the Court of First Instance CFI, Judge Vesterdorf and Judge Enzo Moavero Milanesi at the CFI in Luxembourg between 2005 and 2008.
She is a lawyer of the Rome bar since 2002 and visiting professor at different university and postgraduate programmes (Zentrum Integrationsrezcht - ZEI in Bonn, Luiss and La Sapienza in Rome, Tamkang in Taiwan) and frequent lecturer at numerous conferences in the field of EU law and her fields of interest. She is also author of many articles and books.