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Maria Angeles Benitez Salas

Deputy Director General for Agriculture and Rural Development

European Commission

Maria Angeles Benitez Salas serves as Deputy Director-General in charge of directorates A and B – Directorate- General Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI). Previously, she worked as Deputy Head of European political Strategy Centre (EPSC)
advising to the President of the Commission on different topics and contributing to the preparation of Commission initiatives at an early stage in different fields. Prior to that she worked in the Bureau of European Policy Advisers as Deputy head.