July 17, 2019

BRUSSELS – ITI, the global voice of the tech industry, released the following statement on the appointment of Ursula von der Leyen as the European Commission President:

“European Commission President von der Leyen will lead European policy at time of rapid technological growth and robust debate about innovation’s role in Europe,” said Guido Lobrano, ITI’s Vice President of Policy, Europe. “We welcome her early commitment to digitalization in Europe and look forward to working with her on advancing future-proof tech policies to ensure Europe remains a place for growth and investment.”