Miguel González-Sancho

Head of the Unit “eHealth, Well-Being and Ageing” at the European Commission, within the Directorate General “Communication Networks, Content and Technology”

Miguel González-Sancho is since 2016 Head of the Unit “eHealth, Well-Being and Ageing” at the European Commission, within the Directorate General “Communication Networks, Content and Technology” (DG CNECT, https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/dg-connect).

Miguel previously held different positions in DG CNECT, including Head of Unit for Administration and Finance, Deputy Head of Unit for Policy Coordination as well as Deputy Head of the Unit “ICT for Inclusion”. During this period, he worked on various European digital policy strategies (“e-Europe”, “i2010”, “Digital Agenda”), as well as policy and research projects on ICT for public services and social inclusion.

Miguel was also Member of Cabinet of the European Commission Vice-President responsible for the Digital Agenda, Neelie Kroes. He also worked as legal officer on telecommunications regulation, and as handler of antidumping investigations in DG TRADE at the European Commission.

Miguel holds university degrees in Law (UNED, Spain) and International Relations (UCL, Belgium), as well as master degrees in Business Administration, European policies, and Finance Management/ Auditing.

Miguel González-Sancho