European Railway Agency - ERA

Making the railway system work better for society

Management Board Members

Chair: Mrs CLIO LIEGEOIS
Deputy Chair: Mr Hinne GROOT

Contacts


Sector Representatives


Name Title / Position
Mr Klaus GSTETTENBAUER
Member
Austria
Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology
Deputy Head of Legal and International Rail Unit

Postal Address
Postfach 201
1000 Wien

Tel +431711622101
Fax +43 1 711 62 2199

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Declaration of interests

Mr Wolfgang CATHARIN
Alternate
Austria
Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology, BMVIT, IV/Sch1
Head of Legal and International Rail Unit

Postal Address
Radetzkystrasse 2
1030 Wien

Tel +431711622100
Fax +43 1 711 62 2199

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Declaration of interests

Ms Clio LIÉGEOIS
Member
Belgium
Federal Public Service Mobility and Transport Direction Public Enterprises and Rail Policy
Legal Advisor

Postal Address
Vooruitgangstraat 56
1210 Brussels

Tel +32 (2) 277 36 08
Fax +32 (2) 277 40 47

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Declaration of interests

Ms Valérie VERZELE
Alternate
Belgium
Federal Public Service Mobility and Transport
Director General Sustainable Mobility and Railway Policy

Postal Address
Vooruitgangstraat 56
1210 Brussels

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Mr Veselin VASILEV
Member
Bulgaria
Railway Administration Executive Agency
Executive Director

Postal Address
5 Gurko str
1080 Sofia

Tel +359 2 9409 428
Fax +359 2 9876 769

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Declaration of interests

Ms Gabriela TSVETANOVA TSEKOVA
Alternate
Bulgaria
Railway Administration Executive Agency
Senior Expert

Postal Address
5 Gen. Yosif Gurko Str
1000 Sofia

Tel +359 2 9 409 649
Fax +359 2 987 67 69

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Declaration of interests

Ms Chrystalla MALLOUPPA
Member
Cyprus
Ministry of Transport, Communications & Works
Director, Public Works Department,

Postal Address
165 Strovofos Avenue, 2048, Strovolos
1428 Nicosia

Tel +357 22 806 503/4
Fax +357 22 498 910

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Declaration of interests

Ms Elpida EPAMINONDA
Alternate
Cyprus
Public Works Department
Executive Engineer

Postal Address
Public Works Deparment
1428 Nicosia

Tel +357 22 806 643
Fax +357 22 498 910

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Declaration of interests

Mr Jindřich KUŠNÍR
Member
Czech Republic
Ministry of Transport
Director

Postal Address
Nábřeži Ludvíka Svobody 1222/12
110 15 Praha

Tel +420 225 131 361
Fax +420 225 131 355

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Declaration of interests

Mr Luboš KNÍŽEK
Alternate
Czech Republic
Ministry of Transport - Department of Railway and Combined Transport
Head of Conceptions and International Railway Cooperation Unit

Postal Address
Nábřeži Ludvíka Svobody 12
110 15 Praha

Tel +420 225 131 361
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Declaration of interests

Mr Wolfram NEUHÖFER
Member
Germany
Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure
Head of Division Railway Technology; Digitalization, Innovative Technologies (E 14)

Postal Address
Robert Schuman Platz 1
53175 Bonn

Tel +49 228 300 41 52
Fax +49 228 300 807 41 52

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Declaration of interests

Mr Michael SCHMITZ
Alternate
Germany
German NSA - Eisenbahn-Bundesamt (EBA)
Head of Unit 92 – Certification Authority for Interoperability, International Affairs

Postal Address
Heinemannstr. 6
53175 Bonn

Tel +49.228.9628.160
Fax +49.228.9628.9.160

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Declaration of interests

Mr Lars KORSHOLM
Alternate
Denmark
Trafikstyrelsen - Danish Railway Authority
Head of Division

Postal Address
Edvard Thomsens Vej 14
2300 Copenhagen S

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Ms Mari RUUHI
Member
Denmark
Trafikstyrelsen - Danish Railway Authority
Senior Executive Advisor

Postal Address
Edvard Thomsens Vej 14
2300 Copenhagen S

Tel +45 4178 0217
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Declaration of interests

Mr Indrek LAINEVEER
Member
Estonia
Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications
Head of Railways Division - Road and Railways Department

Postal Address
Suur-Ameerika 1
10122 Tallinn

Tel +372 6 397 636
Fax +372 6 313 660

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Declaration of interests

Mr Heigo SAARE
Alternate
Estonia
Estonian Technical Regulatory Authority
Deputy Director-General / Head of Transport Division

Postal Address
Sõle 23 A
10614 Tallinn

Tel +372 667 2000
Fax +372 667 2001

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Declaration of interests

Mr Caspar EBRECHT
Member
EFTA
EFTA Surveillance Authority
Officer in the Internal Market Affairs Directorate

Postal Address
Rue Belliard 35
1040 Brussels

Tel +32 2 286 18 29
Fax +32 2 286 18 00

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Declaration of interests

Mr Andreas POLAKIS
Member
Greece
Ministry of Development, Infrastructure, Transport and Networks
Head of Rail Transport Directorate

Postal Address
Anastaseos 2 & Tsigante
15696 Papagos - Athens

Tel + 30 210 65 089 35
Fax +30 210 65 089 04

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Declaration of interests

Ms Vasiliki KOLOVOU
Alternate
Greece
Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport
Head of Rail & Combined Transport Unit

Postal Address
Anastaseos 2 & Tsigante
15696 Papagos - Athens

Tel +30 210 65 085 07
Fax +30 210 65 084 91

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Declaration of interests

Ms Paloma IRIBAS FORCAT
Member
Spain
Ministry of Tranport and Infrastructure
Deputy Director-General for International Relations

Postal Address
Paseo de la Castellana, 67
28071 Madrid

Tel +34 91 59 79 975
Fax +34 91 597 86 32

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Declaration of interests

Mr Eduardo SANTIAGO GONZÁLEZ
Alternate
Spain
Ministry of Transport - Directorate-General for Railways
Deputy Director-General for Railway Coordination

Postal Address
Plaza de Los Sagrados Corazones, 7
28071 Madrid

Tel + 34 91 59 79 806
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Declaration of interests

Mr Henrik HOLOLEI
Member
European commission
Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport
Director-General

Postal Address
Rue De Mot 28, 08/101
1049 Brussels

Tel +32 2 29 96310
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Declaration of interests

Ms Elisabeth WERNER
Alternate
European commission
Directorate General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE)
Director of Directorate C "Land"

Postal Address
Rue Demot 28 / Demotstraat 28
1040 Brussels

Tel +32 229-59506
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Declaration of interests

Ms Agnieszka KÁZMIERCZAK
Member
European commission
Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport/ Shared resources Directorate
Director

Postal Address
Rue De Mot 28, 05/005
1049 Brussels

Tel + 32 2 29 90868
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Declaration of interests

Mr Keir FITCH
Alternate
European commission
Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport
Head of Unit in charge of Research and Innovative Transport Systems, Innovative and Sustainable Mobility : Coordination of Directorates

Postal Address
Rue Demot 28 / Demotstraat 28
1040 Brussels

Tel +32 229-59316
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Declaration of interests

Mr Yrjö MÄKELÄ
Member
Finland
Finnish Transport Safety Agency
Director

Postal Address
PO Box 320
FI-00101 Helsinki

Tel +358 40 35 64 226
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Declaration of interests

Mr Risto SAARI
Alternate
Finland
Ministry of Transport and Communications
Senior Adviser, Markets Unit, Services Department

Postal Address
PO Box 31 (Eteläesplanadi 16)
FI-00023 Government Helsinki

Tel +358 295 34 2311
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Declaration of interests

Ms Anne-Emmanuelle OUVRARD
Member
France
Ministry of Environment, Energy and the Sea
Deputy Director of the Security and rail regulation in DG Infrastructure, Transport and Sea

Postal Address
Tour Sequoia
92055 La Défense Cedex Paris

Tel + 33 140 81 17 13
Fax + 33 140 81 37 95

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Declaration of interests

Mr Hubert BLANC
Alternate
France
EPSF
Directeur des Référentiels

Postal Address
60 rue de la Vallée
CS 11758 80017 AMIENS CEDEX 1

Tel +333 22 33 96 20
Fax +333 22 33 95 99

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Declaration of interests

Ms Danijela BARIĆ
Member
Croatia
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences
Associate Professor

Postal Address
Vukeliceva 4
HR-10000 Zagreb

Tel +385 1 245 77 22
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Declaration of interests

Mr Damir LAZOR
Alternate
Croatia
Ministry of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure

Postal Address
Prisavlje 14
HR-10000 Zagreb

Tel +385 1 616 91 36
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Declaration of interests

Mr László MOSÓCZI
Member
Hungary
Ministry of National Development
Depety State secretary for transport

Postal Address
Fö utca 44-50
1011 Budapest

Tel + 36 17 95 68 36
Fax + 36 17 95 06 25

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Declaration of interests

Mr Tamás ALSCHER
Alternate
Hungary
Ministry of National Development - Deputy State Secretariat of Transport Authority Affairs
Deputy Head of Department

Postal Address
Teréz krt. 62
H-1066 Budapest

Tel +36-1-474-1760
Fax +36 1 321 66 14

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Declaration of interests

Ms Mary MOLLOY
Member
Ireland
Railway Safety Commission
Principal Inspector

Postal Address
Trident House
BLACKROCK Dublin

Tel + 353 1 206 8110
Fax + 353 1 206 8115

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Declaration of interests

Ms Caitriona KEENAHAN
Alternate
Ireland
Railway Safety Commission
Head of Administration

Postal Address
Trident House
BLACKROCK Dublin

Tel + 353 1 206 8143
Fax + 353 1 206 8116

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Declaration of interests

Mr Eugenio MARTINO
Member
Italy
Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport - DG Railway Transport and Infrastructure
Director-General

Postal Address
Via Giuseppe Caraci, 36 Città Metropolitana di Roma
IT-00157 Roma

Tel +39 06 41 58 35 30
Fax +39 06 41 58 35 14

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Declaration of interests

Mr Giorgio MORANDI
Alternate
Italy
Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport - DG Railway Transport and Infrastructure
Engineer Officer

Postal Address
Via Giuseppe Caraci, 36 Città Metropolitana di Roma
IT-00157 Roma

Tel +39 06 41 58 35 41
Fax +39 06 41 58 35 77

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Declaration of interests

Ms Giedrė IVINSKIENE
Member
Lithuania
Lithuanian Transport Safety Administration (LTSA)
Senior Advisor of International Cooperation Division

Postal Address
Švitrigailos Str. 42
LT-03209 Vilnius

Tel +370 6 651 9857
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Declaration of interests

Mr Justas RAŠOMAVIČIUS
Alternate
Lithuania
Lithuanian Transport Safety Administration (LTSA)
Head of the Strategic Planning Division

Postal Address
Švitrigailos Street 42
03209 Vilnius

Tel +370 688 38219
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Declaration of interests

Mr André BISSEN
Member
Luxembourg
Ministère du Développement durable et des Infrastructures, Département des transports
Gestionnaire dirigeant

Postal Address
4, Place de l'Europe
2938 Luxembourg

Tel +352 247 84 933
Fax +352 261 816

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Declaration of interests

Mr Marc OESTREICHER
Alternate
Luxembourg
Admin. des chemins de Fer (ACF) / Coordination Interopérabilité et Sécurité
Director

Postal Address
4, Place de l'Europe
2938 Luxembourg

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Declaration of interests

Mr Patriks MARKĒVIČS
Member
Latvia
Ministry of Transport / Railway department
Director

Postal Address
Gogola Street 3
LV-1743 Riga

Tel +37 167 028 192
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Declaration of interests

Ms Linda GAILITE
Alternate
Latvia
Ministry of Transport / Railway department
Head of Development Department, State Railway Technical Inspectorate

Postal Address
Riepnieku iela 2
LV-1050 Riga

Tel +371 6723 4308
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Declaration of interests

Mr Hinne J.Y. GROOT
Member
Netherlands
Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment
Expert

Postal Address
PO Box 20901
2500 Den Haag

Tel +31650662760
Fax +31 70 456 7467

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Declaration of interests

Mr Krijn VAN HERWAARDEN
Alternate
Netherlands
Ministry of Infrastructure and Public Works / ILT / Rail and Road transport
Senior Inspector / International Affairs

Postal Address
Graadt van Roggenweg 500
3531 AH Utrecht

Tel +31 (0)70 456 4162
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Declaration of interests

Mr Øystein RAVIK
Member
Norway
Norwegian Railway Authority
Deputy Director General

Postal Address
PO Box 7113, ST. Olavs Plass
NO-0130 Oslo

Tel + 47 22 99 59 07
Fax + 47 22 99 59 03

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Declaration of interests

Mr Erik Ø. REIERSØL-JOHNSEN
Alternate
Norway
Norwegian Railway Authority
Director General

Postal Address
PO Box 7113, St. Olavs Plass
NO-0130 Oslo

Tel + 47 22 99 59 01
Fax + 47 22 99 59 03

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Declaration of interests

Mr Ignacy GÓRA
Member
Poland
Office of Rail Transportation / Traffic Safety and Technical Matters
Vice-President

Postal Address
Office of Rail Transportation Al. Jerozolimskie 134
02-305 Warszawa

Tel +48 22 630 18 31
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Declaration of interests

Mr Pawel ROLEK
Alternate
Poland
Office of Rail Transportation

Postal Address
Al. Jerozolimskie 134
02-305 Warszawa

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Mr Dr Eduardo FEIO
Member
Portugal
Instituto da Mobilidade e dos Transportes , IP
Presidente do Conselho Diretivo

Postal Address
Av. das Forças Armadas, 40
1649-022 Lisboa

Tel + 351 21 794 90 17
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Declaration of interests

Mr Paulo TAVEIRA
Alternate
Portugal
Instituto da Mobilidade e dos Transportes, IP
Chefe do Departamento de Equipamentos e Infraestruturas de Transportes

Postal Address
Av. Elias Garcia, No. 103
1050-098 Lisboa

Tel + 351 21 791 30 54
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Declaration of interests

Ms Mihaela CARABINEANU
Member
Romania
Ministry of Transport
Technical Coordinator, Rail Transport Directorate

Postal Address
Bdul Dinic n Go lesc n nr. 38. Sector 1.
Bucureşti

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Ms Rodica-Marinela PETRICA
Alternate
Romania
Ministry of Transport
Director, Rail Transport Directorate

Postal Address
Bdul Dinic n Go lesc n nr. 38. Sector 1.
Bucureşti

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Mr Mats ANDERSSON
Member
Sweden
Transportstyrelsen
Senior Policy Advisor - Road and Rail Department

Postal Address
Box 267
SE-781 23 Borlänge

Tel +46 10 49 55 660
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Declaration of interests

Mr Carl SILFVERSWÄRD
Alternate
Sweden
Ministry of Enterprise, Energy and Communications
Senior adviser

Postal Address
Mäster Samuelsgatan 71
SE-103 33 Stockholm

Tel +46 8 405 22 19
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Declaration of interests

Mr Josef SCHNEIDER
Member
Sector Representatives
EPF (European Passengers' Federation)
Secretary and Board Member, Member of PRO BAHN e.V.

Postal Address

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Mr Maurice LOSCH
Alternate
Sector Representatives
EPF (European Passengers' Federation)
Board Member, Member of ALACF (train passengers association in Luxembourg)

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Declaration of interests

Mr Ralf-Charley SCHULTZE
Member
Sector Representatives
Railway freight customers - UIRR (International Union of Combined Rail-Road Transport Companies)
Director General

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Declaration of interests

Mr Gavin ROSER
Alternate
Sector Representatives
Railway freight customers - F&L (European Freight and Logistics Leaders Forum)
Ambassador at Large

Postal Address
Avenue Louise 146 (8th Floor),
B-1050 Brussels

Tel +32 (0) 2 372 91 68
Fax +44 (0) 131 510 0114

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Declaration of interests

Mr Philippe CITROEN
Member
Sector Representatives
Railway industry - UNIFE (European Rail Industry Association)
Director General

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Mr Gilles PETERHANS
Alternate
Sector Representatives
Railway industry - International Union of Private Wagons (UIP)
Secretary General

Postal Address
Ave. Herrmann Debroux 15A
B-1160 Bruxelles

Tel +32 2 672 8847
Fax +32 2 672 8114

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Declaration of interests

Mr Libor LOCHMAN
Member
Sector Representatives
Railway undertakings - CER (Community of European Railways)
Executive Director

Postal Address
Avenue des Arts 53
B-1000 Brussels

Tel +32 2 2130 871
Fax +32 2 5125 231

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Declaration of interests

Mr Markus VAERST
Alternate
Sector Representatives
Railway Undertakings - ERFA (European Rail Freight Association)
Board Member -Managing Director Railmind GmbH

Postal Address
Dorfstrasse 40
CH 6340 Baar

Tel +41 79 341 5038
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Declaration of interests

Ms Monika HEIMING
Member
Sector Representatives
Infrastructure managers
Executive Director of EIM (European Rail Infrastructure Managers)

Postal Address
Square de Meeûs 1
1000 Brussels

Tel +32 2 234 37 74
Fax +32 2 234 37 79

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Declaration of interests

Mr Maurizio GENTILE
Alternate
Sector Representatives
Infrastructure Managers
Chief Executive Officer and Director-General of Rete Ferroviaria Italiana SpA

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Mr Guy GREIVELDING
Member
Sector Representatives
Worker unions
President of the Railway section of the ETF (European Transport Workers Federation)

Postal Address
FNCTTFEL-Landesverband 63, rue de Bonnevoie
1260 Luxembourg

Tel +352 499 05 578
Fax +352 488 525

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Declaration of interests

Ms Sabine TRIER
Alternate
Sector Representatives
Worker unions
Deputy Secretary-General of ETF (European Transport Workers Federation)

Postal Address
Rue du Marché aux Herbes 105, bte 11
1000 Brussels

Tel +32 2 285 46 67
Fax +32 2 280 08 17

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Declaration of interests

Mr Boris ŽIVEC
Member
Slovenia
Ministry of Infrastructure, Transport Directorat
Undersecretary

Postal Address
Langusova ulica 4
SI-1000 Ljubljana

Tel +386 147 88 218
Fax +386 147 88 141

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Declaration of interests

Mr Benjamin STEINBACHER PUŠNJAK
Alternate
Slovenia
Public Agency of the Republic of Slovenia for Railway Transport
Acting Director

Postal Address
Kopitarjeva 5
SI-2000 Maribor

Tel +386 2 234 14 27
Fax +386 2 234 14 52

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Declaration of interests

Mr Mikuláš SEDLAK
Member
Slovakia
Ministry of Transport
State Advisor

Postal Address
Namestie slobody 6
810 05 Bratislava

Tel + 421 259 494 410
Fax + 421 252 442 274

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Declaration of interests

Mr Miroslav DORCAK
Alternate
Slovakia
Ministry of Transport, Construction and Regional Development
State adviser of railway transport department

Postal Address
Namestie slobody 6
810 05 Bratislava

Tel +421 259 494 342
Fax +421 252 442 274

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Declaration of interests

Mr Jeremy HOTCHKISS
Member
United Kingdom
Department for Transport
Deputy Director, Rail Industry Competitiveness

Postal Address
Zone 4/26, Great Minister House, 33 Horseferry Road
SW1P 4DR London

Tel +44 (0)20 7944 2234
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Declaration of interests

Mr Ian JONES
Alternate
United Kingdom
Department for Transport

Postal Address

London

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