Press release

Iurie Leanca joins GLOBSEC as the think-tank’s Distinguished Associate Fellow


GLOBSEC, a leading European independent think-tank with global outreach, is proud to announce that Iurie Leanca, former Prime Minister of Moldova and currently Advisor to the President of the University of Political Studies and Public Administration in Bucharest, has joined GLOBSEC as Distinguished Associate Fellow.

Commenting on Mr Leanca appointment, Robert Vass, President of GLOBSEC said:  “Amb. Leanca will bring his broad experience and knowledge and make a significant contribution to GLOBSEC Policy Institute focusing on European Neighborhood Topics. We are delighted to embark on this partnership and are looking forward to advancing positive agenda for the European neighbourhood together.”

GLOBSEC is an independent global thinktank providing a practical and functional platform for multisector dialogue on the challenges of today and tomorrow. GLOBSEC’s mission is to ensure a secure, democratic Europe and preserve a safe, sustainable social future.

Iurie Leanca’s experience spans over two decades in the foreign affairs and the administration of Moldova. He was the Prime Minister of Moldova, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs. Minister-Counsellor at Embassy of Moldova to the USA, Vice Chairman of the Foreign Policy Association. He was also the Executive Vice President at ASCOM Oil company and Deputy Prime Minister for European Integration.

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