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Administration and Management Committee
The Administration and Management Committee (AMC) provides advice or recommendations to the Governing Board or Director on specific matters related to the administrative and financial planning of F4E and may carry out any other tasks that the Governing Board delegate to it.

In particular the AMC prepares opinions and recommendations for the Governing Board on:

  • The budget;
  • The annual accounts;
  • The project plan;
  • The work programme;
  • The resource estimates plan;
  • The staff establishment plan;
  • The staff policy plan.
  • Other related matters

The AMC has adopted the following Rules of Procedure.

Chair and Vice-Chair

The Chair of the AMC is appointed by the GB among its Vice-Chairs.

The Governing Board has reconfirmed Ms. Maria Faury as Chair of the AMC for a second term of two years starting on 1st January 2022 and has appointed Ms. Guadalupe de Córdoba as AMC Vice-Chair for a two years term starting on 1st January 2022

Ms. Maria Faury
Director of international affairs and large research infrastructures, CEA – Fundamental research division Saclay, France
Dr Guadalupe de Córdoba Lasunción
Head of area, Subdirección General de Internacionalización de la Ciencia y la Innovación Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación


The AMC is currently composed of 10 members (notwithstanding its Chair) appointed by the Governing Board. One member of the Committee is Euratom. The other nine appointed members represent the following Member States: Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland.

The following General Declarations of Interest are prepared in accordance with the Governing Board’s decision of 09 June 2015 concerning Confidentiality, Independence, Preventing and Managing Conflicts of Interest and subject to this Specific Privacy Notice.


Ms Lätitia Unger

Head of Administration, Fusion@ÖAW, Austrian Academy of Sciences

CV   |   GDI


Mr. Morten Scharff

Senior Advisor, Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education

CV   |   GDI


Mr Renatas Mazeika

European Commission

CV   |   GDI


Mr Yves Aixala

Deputy CFO – Commissariat á l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives

CV   |   GDI


Linda Wagner

Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Bonn

CV   |   GDI


Dr Valentina Vaccaro

Head of the Fiscal Management Service, ENEA

CV   |   GDI


Ms Ewelina Majuk-Puzyńska

Chief Specialist, Department of Innovation and Development Ministry of Education and Science

CV   |   GDI


Prof Dr James Drake

Division of Fusion Plasma Physics, The Royal Institute of Technology KTH

CV   |   GDI