Alexander Anton

European Dairy Association

Since October 2013 Alexander Anton (French and German nationalities) heads as Secretary General the European Dairy Association (EDA), the voice of the milk processing industry in Europe. Prior to this appointment, Anton held different positions in Brussels. From 2008 to 2013, he was in charge of the European corporate affairs department of Elanco, the veterinarian branch of the U.S. pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly. Before, Anton worked as an EU Commission official in DG SANCO directorate "safety of the food chain", responsible for food law and food labelling. Anton also worked at the Research Institute for German and European Food Law and established and headed the Brussels liaison office of a German trade association. He holds law degrees from the universities of Bayreuth (Bavaria) and Bordeaux (France).

Speaking at:

Food Labelling: Country of Origin with Renate Sommer MEP, Camille Perrin, BEUC and Alexander Anton, European Dairy Association
Tuesday, 31 January 2017 18:00