Head of Unit, Innovation policy for Growth, DG Enterprise & Industry
Bonifacio García-Porras is the Head of Unit of Innovation Policy for Growth at DG Enterprise and Industry.
He entered the European Commission in 2000 where he worked on the liberalization of energy markets. In 2003, he joined the Cabinet of Vice-President Loyola de Palacio and subsequently the Cabinet of Commissioner AndrisPiebalgs until 2010, where he had the opportunity to work on the energy and climate change legislative package. Bonifacio had been a practising EC lawyer for seven years prior to joining the European Commission, having studied at the College of Europe (Law) in 1992-1993 (Charles IV Promotion).