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Michael Mercieca appointed Chair of the Board of Executives within JA

Michael Mercieca, Chief Executive, Young Enterprise will today become Chair of the Board of Executives within JA and will take position within the EE HUB Expert Group.

Today, Michael Mercieca, Chief Executive, Young Enterprise, becomes Chair of the Board of Executives within JA, Europe’s largest provider of entrepreneurship education programmesIn addition, Michael is to become a member of the European Entrepreneurship Education NETwork (EE-HUB.EU), which advises Heads of Government from across Europe on how to ensure every young person leaves school with an entrepreneurial experience. This group of experts was set up following a joint call in late 2014 by all of the EU Heads of Government for the need to develop entrepreneurial skills from an early age.

Michael Mercieca, “I am delighted to become Chair of the Board of Executives within JA and look forward to working in continual close partnership with the EE-HUB expert group.  The network will serve to advise Government Ministers across Europe and will increase the exchange of information and improve the coherence of, and synergies between, the many initiatives in this important field.”