Annette Dumas

  • European Public Affairs Consultant

Annette Dumas

Annette joined EURORDIS in May 2016 as Social Policy Senior Advisor to support EURORDIS' social policy activities and EU advocacy in the social field, namely in relation to the INNOVCare Project. She now is working with the Brussels office to support work around the European elections.

Since 2005, Annette has been an independent consultant with experience in European Union affairs (EU legislation, EU health, social & research policies, participation in EU work groups) and patient advocacy. Prior to becoming a consultant, Annette worked for Merck Sharp & Dohme in France and in Belgium for 17 years.

Annette holds an MA in Foreign Languages and Civilisation from Clermont-Ferrand University (France).

A French native, Annette also speaks English and Spanish.


Telephone: +33 1 56 53 52 10

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