Berbalk Communications

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Overview

Lobbying Costs

120,000€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

3 Fte (4)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

4

High-level Commission meetings

7

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Berbalk Communications   (BC)

    EU Transparency Register

    309943411467-94 First registered on 01 Jul 2013

    Goals / Remit

    Berbalk Communications is a communications and public-affairs agency based in Brussels.
    The agency is representing European companies and professional associations. The fields of interest are media, financial services, automotive,mobility and energy. Berbalk Communications offers strategic consulting services to help its' clients to identify and promote their interests within the EU.

    Main EU files targeted

    Data protection
    Big data
    Insurance Distribution Directive
    CO2 Emission
    Intellectual Property Rights
    VAT
    Digital Agenda
    Transport
    Copyright
    New Green Deal
    Combined Transport
    Farm to Fork
    EU-US Relations
    EU Presidency
    Retail Investment Strategy

    Address

    Head Office
    Avenue des Rogations 28
    Brussels 1200
    BELGIUM
    EU Office
    Avenue des Rogations 28
    Brussels 1200
    BELGIUM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    4

    Employment timeLobbyists
    100%1
    75%2
    50%1

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    3

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    4 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 04 Mar 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Andrea MORASS 20 Jan 2024 17 Jan 2025
    Ms Bettina Appel 05 Oct 2023 04 Oct 2024
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 02 Sep 2023 31 Aug 2024
    Mr Jurgen DEBUSMANN 02 Sep 2023 31 Aug 2024
    Ms Andrea MORASS 01 Feb 2023 20 Jan 2024
    Ms Bettina Appel 18 Aug 2022 18 Aug 2023
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 18 Aug 2022 18 Aug 2023
    Mr Jurgen DEBUSMANN 18 Aug 2022 18 Aug 2023
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 20 Mar 2020 20 Mar 2021
    Ms Bettina Appel 20 Mar 2020 20 Mar 2021
    Mr Jurgen DEBUSMANN 19 Mar 2020 19 Mar 2021
    Mr Jürgen Debusmann 01 Mar 2019 01 Mar 2020
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 01 Mar 2019 01 Mar 2020
    Ms Bettina Appel 01 Mar 2019 01 Mar 2020
    Mr Jürgen Debusmann 07 Mar 2018 01 Mar 2019
    Ms Bettina Appel 07 Mar 2018 01 Mar 2019
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 06 Mar 2018 01 Mar 2019
    Mr Jürgen Debusmann 20 Mar 2017 07 Mar 2018
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 20 Mar 2017 06 Mar 2018
    Ms Bettina Appel 20 Mar 2017 07 Mar 2018
    Mr Maxim Hauk 15 Mar 2016 12 Mar 2017
    Ms Bettina Appel 09 Mar 2016 08 Mar 2017
    Mr Jürgen Debusmann 08 Mar 2016 05 Mar 2017
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 08 Mar 2016 05 Mar 2017
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 17 Feb 2016 11 Oct 2016
    Mr Jürgen Debusmann 21 Feb 2015 16 Feb 2016
    Mr Ottmar Berbalk 18 Feb 2015 16 Feb 2016
    Ms Bettina Appel 25 Feb 2015 16 Feb 2016

    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

    Category

    Professional consultancies

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    Europa Union Brüssel (https://bruessel.europa-union.de/)

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Advances interests of their clients

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    120,000€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Clients for closed financial year

    Clients list
    NameProposalAmount
    uirr international union of combined road-rail transport companies Greening-freight package 50,000€ - 99,999€
    Deutscher Unternehmensverband Vermögensberatung RIS, MIFID2, IDD 50,000€ - 99,999€
    Kombiverkehr Transport, Mobility 10,000€ - 24,999€
    Bundesverband Deutscher Vermögensberater Mifid 2, IDD, RIS 0€ - 10,000€

    Clients for current financial year

    Clients list
    Name
    Kombiverkehr
    deutscher unternehmerverband vermögensberatung e.v.
    uirr - internationale vereinigung für den kombinierten verkehr
    Bundesverband Deutscher Vermögensberater

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    none

    Groups (European Parliament)

    N/A

    Communication activities

    Verkehrspolitisches Frühstück. Mitgliederversammlung

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    7 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 proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: https://commissioners.ec.europa.eu/index_en All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 17 Apr 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Future of Europe and EU transport system
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Adina Vălean
      Portfolio Transport
      Attending
      • Walter Goetz (Cabinet member)
    • Date 01 Feb 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Combined Transport in Europe and Greening Freight Package
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Adina Vălean
      Portfolio Transport
      Attending
      • Walter Goetz (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Nov 2022 Location Brussels
      Subject Retail investment
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      Attending
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
    • Date 13 Jun 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject European elections
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Günther Oettinger
      Portfolio Budget &amp; Human Resources
      Attending
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
    • Date 27 Nov 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject MFF
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Günther Oettinger
      Portfolio Budget &amp; Human Resources
      Attending
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 15 Feb 2016 Location Belgium, Brussels, BERL
      Subject Banking Union
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Jonathan Hill
      Portfolio Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Sebastian Kuck (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Oct 2015 Location Belgium, Brussels, BERL
      Subject CMU, Private Pension
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Jonathan Hill
      Portfolio Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Sebastian Kuck (Cabinet member)
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