PBS 2023


Oana Neagu


Director General Affairs


Oana Neagu is Director of the General Affairs team at Copa Cogeca. The team covers topics related to environment and climate change, food and feed, animal and plant health, research and innovation, circular and bio-economy, etc.. Oana is an agricultural engineer and holds two Master’s degrees one on business administration and one on rural development. She previously worked at the European Commission’s Directorate General for Agriculture as a policy officer, in charge of managing market measures. Prior to joining the Commission in 2006, she was the counsellor for European integration at the Ministry of Agriculture in Romania and was involved in preparing Romania’s accession to the European Union. She is an active member of various European Commission experts’ group on environment, circular economy, forestry etc.. Copa and Cogeca is the EU agricultural lobby organisation representing 23 million farmers and 22,000 agri-cooperatives. Our members cover more than 60 national farmers and cooperative organisations around EU – https://copa-cogeca.eu/Menu.aspx.