Deputy Head of Unit, DG Home
After having studied political science and economics, Antoine Savary started his career working for city councils in France where he held several positions relating to economic development. He started to work in 2004 for the European Commission in 2004 in the Joint Research Center and subsequently moved to DG JLS (ex DG HOME) in 2007 where he worked in the field of External Borders and Visa. In 2012 he was appointed deputy head of unit of the unit in charge of financial programmes in the field of internal security and negotiated the adoption of the Internal Security Fund 2014-2020. In July 2015 he moved to the unit in charge of legal migration and integration as deputy Head of Unit where he coordinates the work on integration issues.