Top 3 most influential Cypriot MEPs (September 2016)

Note: this country-based report is part of the broader study that measured the influence of MEPs from all 28 EU Members States. To consult the methodology and cross-country comparisons read the full “Who holds the power in the European Parliament?” study.

A member of the Progressive Party of Working People (GUE-NGL), Neokolis Sylikiotis, is the most influential Cypriot MEP in the European Parliament. Before joining the European  Parliament in 2014, Sylikiotis graduated in mechanical engineering and served as a Minister in the Cypriot government for about seven years (2006-2013). In the EP, he occupies important positions within his political group, the European United Left and Nordic Green Left. In fact, he is Vice-chair of the group and its political coordinator in the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE).

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