Nicolae Ștefănuță MEP (Renew Europe) is a full member of the Committee on Budgets, and the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. He is a Vice-President of the Delegation for relations with the United States.
He is also Substitute member of the Committee on International Trade, on the Delegation to the EU-Armenia Parliamentary Partnership Committee, the EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee and the EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee and of the Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly.
Among his areas of interest as a MEP are: climate change, foreign policy, security, public health, European budget and European rights.
Nicolae Ștefănuță is a member of the Save Romania Union Party, and has been serving as a Member of the European Parliament since 2019.
He is a graduate of the Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy, where he obtained a Master of policy management degree. He has a bachelor's degree in economics, obtained in Timișoara, Romania and a master's in advanced international studies at the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, Austria and in European studies from the University of Vienna.
He began his professional career working for the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Once Romania joined the European Union in 2007, Nicolae started his European career working for the European Parliament in various public policy areas, including budget and agriculture policy, as well as in the area of Transatlantic relations for the European Parliament's Delegation for relations with the United States.
Updated: October 2022