Hopes for budgets and synergies raised by new EU R&D chief
Marc Lemaître, Marianne Thyssen, Lambert Van Nistrelrooij
Marc Lemaître’s background expected to be beneficial for designing and linking new Commission programs
The research and innovation sector has welcomed the news that the head of the European Commission’s regional and urban policy department is switching roles to run its R&I department.
The Commission announced on 1 February that Marc Lemaître (pictured) from Luxembourg would become director-general of the R&I department on 16 February.
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