The aim of the European Food Banks Federation to optimise the participation of its members in the EU social dimension by reinforcing the knowledge and understanding of social policies, in particular through the FEAD, is key to mastering partnerships between the EU and local Food Banks.

Andriana Sukova

Deputy Director-General, DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, European Commission

Ms Andriana Sukova is currently the Deputy Director General of DG EMPL in the European Commission. She is an economist with a long experience in the national administration in Bulgaria (more than 15 years, from researcher to a Deputy Minister in the Ministry of agriculture) as well as in NGO sector (5 years) and business management (chairperson of the Board of Directors of a big foreign company).

After Bulgaria’s accession to the EU, Ms Sukova joined the Cabinet of Commissioner for Consumer Protection Meglena Kuneva.

Ms Sukova has numerous post-graduate trainings in the UK, Italy, Japan, USA.