The ELI Secretariat, which is hosted by the University of Vienna, is tasked to support the competent bodies of the Institute. It is located at Schottenring 16 (at the old stock exchange) in the heart of Vienna. It is close to the Faculty of Law of the University of Vienna, the representation of the European Commission in Austria as well as the information office of the European Parliament.

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Dr Vanessa Wilcox, Secretary-General

Tomasz Dudek, Senior Project Officer

Laura Bianchi, Project Officer

Marta Lages de Almeida, Project Officer

Zuzana Fačková, Senior Finance and Membership Officer

Mimi Nuzzo, Fundraising and Partnerships Officer

Leonor Franco, Public Relations Officer


Matthias Klonner, IT Support