Belén Martínez Carbonell
Belén Martínez Carbonell, Managing Director in the European Union’s External Action Service (EEAS), is responsible for Global Agenda and Multilateral Relations since 1 September 2021.
Previously she held the position of Director for Human Resources of the European External Action Service (EEAS) from April 2018 until 31 August 2021. Before assuming this function, she was the Head of Policy Coordination Division in the EEAS in charge of preparations of Foreign Affairs Councils for the HRVP among other tasks.
Before this Belén Martínez Carbonell had worked in various functions related to external relations at the EEAS and the European Commission, including as Head of Division for Andean Countries, Member of the Cabinet of the Trade Commissioner, Member of Cabinet of the Commissioner for External Relations, Political Counsellor at the EC Delegation to the US.
Belén Martínez Carbonell holds a MA in International Relations of the Université Libre de Bruxelles and MA in European Studies from the College of Europe.