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, 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 analyzes 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)


Kirsi Brück (YLE, Finland)
Jürgen Burggraf (ARD, Germany)
Angel Garcia Castillejo (RTVE, Spain)
Nathalie Léger (GRF/FT, France)
Josef Lusser (ORF, Austria)
Elene Mikhailova (GPB, Georgia)
MIlen Mitev (BNR, Bulgaria)
Alan Morrison (STR/SR, Sweden)
Sabina Muratovic (RTVSLO, Slovenia)
Jean-Michel Orion (GRF/RF, France)
Micol Rigo (RAI, Italy)
Kate Saunders (BBC, United Kingdom)
Balàzs Stella (HMG/MTVA, Hungary)
Ronald Vecht (NPO, Netherlands)
Peter Weber (ZDF, Germany)
Krzysztof Wojciechowski (PRT/TVP, Poland)


Contact detail

Richard Burnley
Legal & Policy Director
+41 22 717 25 13
Mélanie Alexandre
Senior Executive Assistant & Membership Legal Secretary
+41 22 717 25 05