Martin Selmayr

Tusk, Selmayr and the EU’s Twitter diplomacy

6 February 2019 13:33

This morning, Donald Tusk had an unusually provocative line in his speech. “I have been wondering what the special place…

There’s more than meets the eye to Selmayr’s backstop slapdown

4 February 2019 15:00

Oh dear. It’s only Monday and already Theresa May’s week appears to have taken a turn for the worse. The…

Martin Selmayr busted - by Wikipedia - for editing his own page

24 March 2018 13:15

Poor old Martin Selmayr. He had thought that, once he seized power as Secretary-General of the European Commission, he’d be…

Martin Selmayr's Wikipedia edited ahead of promotion

18 March 2018 16:20

Martin Selmayr’s brilliantly engineered coup earned him a lofty promotion in Brussels, but ahead of his rise to Secretary-General of the…

Angry MEPs turn on Juncker: ‘Selmayrgate destroys all the EU’s credibility’

13 March 2018 11:00

Martin Selmayr’s appointment as Secretary General of the European Commission – an ‘astonishing power grab’ as Jean Quatremer put it –…