Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for innovation, research, culture, education and youth

Mariya Gabriel

European Commissioner for innovation, research, culture, education and youth

About me

Mariya Gabriel is the European Commissioner for innovation, research, culture, education and youth. She is responsible for key EU programmes as Horizon Europe, Erasmus+, European Solidarity Corps and Creative Europe. She was Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society from 2017 to 2019. Under her leadership, the Digital Single Market has become a reality. She has been elected to the European Parliament in 2009, 2014 and 2019. Mariya Gabriel is Vice-President of the European People's Party and Vice-President of EPP Women.