Nicolas Singer is coordinator of the Project Officers’ team within the INTERREG IVC Joint Technical Secretariat. Heading a team of eight people, he is responsible for ensuring the delivery of project development advice, overseeing the assessment of project proposals, monitoring the implementation of 204 projects and evaluating the project’s achievements. Currently, Nicolas and his team are working on the definition of the strategy for INTERREG EUROPE, the future interregional cooperation programme 2014-2020.
Nicolas holds Master's degrees of International Trade (Lille, France) and of European Management Strategy (Stoke-on-Trent, UK). Before joining INTERREG IVC, Nicolas worked for various regional authorities in UK and in France on economic development and information society issues. In particular, he managed a series of European cooperation projects in the framework of cross-border and transnational programmes. He was member of the board of Directors of ERIS@ (European Regional Information Society Association) in the early 2000s. He worked on several other Structural Funds programmes (e.g. Innovative Actions, Objectives 1 and 2) and was responsible for project management at INTERREG IIIC West 2002-2006.