Ann Branch is currently Head of the 'Job Creation' unit in the 'Skills' Directorate.
Remit includes access to finance for social enterprise and micro-finance for vulnerable groups, inclusive entrepreneurship and social enterprise policy, follow up of the Social Business Initiative.
Previous to that she has been:
January 2015 – October 2015 (10 months)Brussels Area, Belgium
Modernisation of Education II: Education Policy and Programme, Innovation, EIT and MSCA
June 2013 – December 2014 (1 year 7 months)Brussels Area, Belgium
January 2008 – May 2013 (5 years 5 months)Brussels Area, Belgium
Culture Programme, Creative Europe Programme, European Capitals of Culture, European Heritage Label, European Border Breakers Awards, EU prizes for contemporary literature, contemporary architecture and cultural heritage
January 2006 – December 2007 (2 years)Brussels Area, Belgium
DG Education and Culture, European Commission
December 2002 – December 2005 (3 years 1 month)Brussels
European social dialogue and European industrial relations