• 07-OCT-2014

Public and private investment for jobs and growth at the top of Katainen's agenda

Jobs, growth, investment and competitiveness are Commission President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker's top priorities. To ensure their success, he has trusted this portfolio to a new Commissioner with sound experience as a Prime Minister and Minister.

Jyrki Katainen, 42 years old, was Prime Minister of Finland for 3 years until last June. He previously served his country as Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister from 2007 to 2011.

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