Policy officer, DG Regional and Urban Policy - European Commission

Ieva Cerniute is a Policy Coordinator at the DG for Regional and Urban Policy, Competence Centre on Administrative Capacity. In this position, she supports member states in enhancing their governance and administrative capacity to improve the way they use and manage ERDF and CF funding. Between 2013 and 2017, she worked as a Programme Manager responsible for coordinating the negotiation process and managing the country programme for Lithuania. Additionally, she has held several other positions, including Head of Sector at the Research Executive Agency and Director of the Managing Authority for Structural Funds in Lithuania.