COMMITTEE  • Department / Unit Legal & Policy

Legal and Policy Committee

The Legal and Policy Committee is a body elected by the Legal and Public Affairs Assembly.

Its general role is to promote and defend public service media in Europe and particularly vis-à-vis the European Union, as well as to establish and implement the EBU's European legal and public affairs strategy.

The committee analyses specific topics and makes proposals on sectoral strategy, it can also formulate official positions.

Voting Procedure Members Only

Group Members


Olav Nyhus, NRK (Norway)

Vice Chair

Simona Martorelli, RAI (Italy)


Jimmy Ahlstrand, STR/SVT (Sweden)
Anna Beranová, CT (Czech Republic)
Kirsi Brück, YLE (Finland)
Adriano Gambi, RTBF (Belgium)
Roxana Ionescu, RTV (Romania)
Helen Keefe, BBC (United Kingdom)
Nathalie Léger, GRF/FT (France)
Josef Lusser, ORF (Austria)
Elene Mikhailova, GPB (Georgia)
Milen Mitev, BNR (Bulgaria)
Veronica Ollé Sesé, RTVE (Spain)
Micol Rigo, RAI (Italy)
Péter Tarr, HMG/MTVA (Hungary)
Peter Weber, ZDF (Germany)
Jan Wiesner, ARD (Germany)
Krzysztof Wojciechowski, PRT/TVP (Poland)


Contact detail

Richard Burnley
Legal & Policy Director
+41 22 717 25 13