Jules Maaten

Regional Director Friedrich Naumann Foundation European Dialogue

Short vita

Jules Maaten is Regional Director of the European Dialogue of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation (FNF), coordinating the work of the offices in Brussels, Madrid, Prague and Vilnius. He was previously Head of International Regions and Deputy Head of the International Department at FNF Headquarters in Potsdam. Prior to that, Jules Maaten was Regional Head of the Subsaharan Africa Region of FNF in Johannesburg, and before that Country Director of FNF Philippines in Manila. From 1999 to 2009, he was a Member of the European Parliament, and from 1992-1999 Secretary General of the Liberal International in London.