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Lobbying Costs

300,000€ - 399,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2 Fte (2)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    ABB Ltd

    EU Transparency Register

    7790041608-14 First registered on 04 Nov 2008

    Goals / Remit

    ABB is a leading global engineering company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels. With a history of excellence stretching back more than 130 years, ABB’s success is driven by 110,000 talented employees in over 100 countries.

    Main EU files targeted

    Main EU initiatives, policy and legislative files followed by ABB in 2021:

    Artificial Intelligence Act, Machinery Regulation, Network and Information Security Directive (NIS 2), Gas Regulation, Gas Directive, Methane Regulation, Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, Renewable Energy Directive, Energy Efficiency Directive, Emissions Trading System Directive, Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism, FuelEU Maritime, Taxonomy Regulation, Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive, EU Industrial Strategy, Next Generation EU, AFIR, IPCEI; Cybersecurity Strategy; Circular Economy Package; Renovation Wave; EU Hydrogen Strategy, IP Strategy, Renewable Energy Directive.


    Head Office
    Affolternstrasse 44
    Zurich CH-8050
    EU Office
    Rue du Commerce 31
    Bruxelles 1000


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    2 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 29 Nov 2022

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Simas Gerdvila 22 Apr 2022 21 Apr 2023
    Mr Vincenzo CONFORTI 10 Nov 2021 09 Nov 2022
    Mr Folker FRANZ 01 Feb 2020 29 Jan 2021
    Mr Florian Chapalain 24 Sep 2019 23 Sep 2020
    Mr Folker FRANZ 16 Jan 2019 15 Jan 2020
    Mr Evann DUMONT-LAPOINTE 16 Jan 2019 15 Oct 2019
    Mr Florian Chapalain 26 Sep 2018 25 Sep 2019
    Mr Folker FRANZ 03 Jan 2018 19 Dec 2018
    Mr Florian Chapalain 21 Sep 2017 20 Sep 2018
    Mr Jochen Kreusel 09 Jun 2017 01 Jun 2018
    Mr Folker FRANZ 09 Dec 2016 08 Dec 2017
    Mr Florian Chapalain 05 Sep 2016 30 Aug 2017
    Mr Nicholas Goedeking 16 Mar 2016 10 Mar 2017
    Mr Folker FRANZ 05 Dec 2015 03 Dec 2016
    Ms Lucia Hricova 05 Dec 2015 03 Dec 2016
    Mr Folker FRANZ 13 Dec 2014 11 Dec 2015
    Ms Lucia Hricova 13 Dec 2014 11 Dec 2015
    Ms Lucia Hricova 16 Jan 2014 13 Jan 2015
    Mr Folker FRANZ 16 Jan 2014 13 Jan 2015
    Mrs Heidemarie Schuler-Renger 24 Sep 2013 20 Mar 2014
    Ms Lucia Hricova 16 Jan 2013 11 Jan 2014
    Mr Folker FRANZ 16 Jan 2013 11 Jan 2014

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    Confindustria, CAPIEL (European Committee for the Associations of Manufacturers of Switchgear and Control gear equipments), CECAPI (European Committee of Electrical Installation Equipment Manufacturers),CEMEP (European manufacturers of electrical machines and power electronics equipment and systems), ERT, euRobotics, ChargeUp Europe, EUGINE (European Engine Power Plant Association), EUnited (European Engineering Industries Association), Eurovent, EuroHeat & Power, EUnited Robotics, Orgalim, Energy Solutions, CEO Alliance, T&D Europe.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    300,000€ - 399,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    Grant H2020 2,390,000€

    Intermediaries for closed year

    nove 100,000€ - 199,999€

    Intermediaries for current year


    Closed year Costs

    300,000€ - 399,999€

    Other financial info


  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    European Sustainable Shipping Forum (ESSF)#E02869# #Not a member #C#Industry#Air Emissions from Ships#Comité consultatif pour la sécurité et la santé sur le lieu de travail#X01211#PEÄRNBERG Marju # #Member #B#Industry#Intérêt des représentants des employeurs

    Groups (European Parliament)

    Green new deal#Climate change, biodiversity and sustainable development
    EEF - European Energy Forum
    RFE - Rail Forum Europe

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    18 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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