03 Oct 2023
Martin Kern's mandate as EIT Director extended
On 2 October 2023, the Governing Board of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) decided to extend Martin Kern's mandate as EIT Director for four years. Martin Kern is Director of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology since 2019 following his appointment by the EIT Governing Board, having previously been Interim Director and Chief Operating Officer at the EIT. Prior to joining the EIT, he worked at the European Commission for 15 years where he held a variety of posts.