Irene ROCHE LAGUNA

Irene Roche Laguna is the Deputy Head of Unit dealing with the Implementation of the Telecom Regulatory Framework in the European Commission (DG CONNECT). Before that, she was Team Leader in the Unit dealing E-commerce and Platforms; in that context, it coordinated policy and enforcement actions under the E-commerce Directive. In particular, she has coordinated the Commission’s work on illegal content online and the legal aspects related to the intermediary liability regime.

Ms Roche Laguna also worked as an Assistant Professor of European and Constitutional Law at the University of Valencia (Spain) before joining the European Court of Justice in 2002 and the European Commission in 2004. She has worked in the areas of State Aid, online and postal services and on the coordination of Single Market Governance issues in DG MARKT.