Expecting Ursula von der Leyen to be accepted as EU Commission president: Eurasia Group

11 July 2019

Mujtaba Rahman, managing director for Europe at Eurasia Group, discusses European politics and the expectation that Ursula von der Leyen will be accepted as the EU Commission's next president.

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Eurasia Group Europe Managing Director Mij Rahman.
Mujtaba (Mij) Rahman leads the firm's analysis on Europe, helping clients to navigate the macro-politics of Brussels and its interaction with member states, across a wide range of policy areas. These include Brexit; EU institutional and leadership changes; fiscal politics in Italy; European Central Bank politics; Franco-German relations and policy; and the EU's relationships with third countries such as the US, Turkey, and Russia.