Pierre Chastanet

Head of Unit – Cloud & Software European Commission, Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology

Pierre Chastanet is Head of the Unit for Cloud and Software in the European Commission and oversees the development and implementation of the European policies on Cloud and Free Flow of Data.

Mr. Chastanet has been working at the European Commission for 15 years in various management and policy development assignments in cybersecurity, digital privacy, ICT for societal challenges, green ICT, and telecom innovation. Pierre has more than ten years of ICT experience, mostly in various IT management positions in a large multinational company.

He holds an MSc in Telecommunication Engineering from Telecom ParisTech, an M.A. in International Politics from the Free University of Brussels (ULB), and a BSc in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.