His areas of oversight include funding and treasury, financing energy, financing natural resources and agribusiness/bioeconomy, financing operations in Austria, Greece, Ireland, Romania, Norway, Iceland, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, the Republic of North Macedonia and Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, India, Iran*, Iraq, Laos, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Turkey, Vietnam and Yemen), Western Balkans Investment Framework (WBIF, jointly with Vice-President Scannapieco leading), evaluation and impact assessment, economic research, EIB campus, planning, budget and cost support to President Hoyer (jointly with Vice-President Fayolle), relations with Eurostat, the European Central Bank (other than Single Supervisory Mechanism), OECD, World Trade Organisation, Bank for International Settlements and think tanks and Black Sea strategy.

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* The EIB currently does not have any financing operations in Iran.