By letter dated 15 June 2016, Romania nominated, Mr Attila György (Secretary of State, Ministry of Public Finance) for appointment as a Full Member of the Board of Directors of the EIB to succeed Mr Enache Jiru, who had tendered his resignation.

By letter dated 27 June 2016, the Board of Governors was invited to vote on the proposed appointment. 

The decision to appoint Mr Attila György was taken on 11 July 2016, the date on which the requisite majority of Governors' votes was reached. 

The term of office of Mr Attila György will expire in 2018 at the end of the day either of the Annual Meeting or of the approval of the financial statements for the previous financial year, whichever is the later.