European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)

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Lobbying Costs

400,000€ - 499,999€

Financial year: May 2022 - Apr 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

6 Fte (6)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)   (ESMO)

    EU Transparency Register

    947929324977-41 First registered on 08 Dec 2016

    Goals / Remit

    ESMO is the European Society for Medical Oncology. Representing more than 34,000 oncology professionals in 170 countries, ESMO is a reference for oncology education and information. Patients with cancer and their needs are at the centre of all that we do: our profession is driven by our determination, individually and collectively, to secure the best possible outcomes for patients across Europe and around the world.

    ESMO's mission is:
    -To improve the quality of prevention, diagnosis, treatment, supportive and palliative care, as well as the follow-up of patients with malignant diseases
    -To advance the art, science, recognition, and practice of oncology
    -To disseminate knowledge to cancer patients and the public
    -To ensure a high standard of qualification of medical oncologists within the multidisciplinary team
    -To promote equal access to optimal cancer care for all cancer patients

    Main EU files targeted

    EU policy fields of interest for ESMO include Health, Cancer, Chronic Diseases, Research and Innovation, Cross Border Health Care, Health Technology Assessment, Data Protection, Clinical Trials, Digitalisation, Orphan and Paediatric Medicines, Rare Diseases.


    Head Office
    Via Ginevra 4
    Lugano 6900
    EU Office
    Via Ginevra 4
    Lugano 6900


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    4 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 27 Feb 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Paul James LAFFIN 22 Feb 2024 21 Feb 2025
    Ms Agata KUSIAK 17 Feb 2024 14 Feb 2025
    Mr Marijn Scholte 14 Dec 2023 13 Dec 2024
    Mr Robert Delis 18 Apr 2023 17 Apr 2024
    Mr Paul James LAFFIN 19 Oct 2022 19 Oct 2023
    Ms Daniela Morghenti 15 Oct 2022 14 Oct 2023
    Mr Marijn Scholte 06 Oct 2022 05 Oct 2023
    Ms Fiona GREENHALGH 20 Feb 2020 01 Mar 2021
    Ms Anna CARTA 07 Nov 2019 07 Nov 2020
    Ms Emilie Hoogland 12 Mar 2019 01 Apr 2020
    Ms Malvika Vyas 06 Mar 2019 29 Feb 2020
    Ms Anna CARTA 22 Sep 2018 01 Oct 2019
    Mr Paolo Casali 14 Apr 2018 13 Apr 2019
    Ms Malvika Vyas 02 Mar 2018 02 Mar 2019
    Ms MONICA GHEORGHE 31 Aug 2017 31 Aug 2018
    Ms Malvika Vyas 23 Jan 2017 19 Jan 2018
    Ms Aurélie Paviza 23 Jan 2017 31 Aug 2017
    Mr Paolo Casali 23 Jan 2017 19 Jan 2018

    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


    Trade unions and professional associations

  • Networking


    ESMO is a full member of the Union of International Cancer Control (UICC, Geneva) and the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Healthcare Professionals Working Party. ESMO is an associate member of the NCD Alliance. ESMO has 'Official Relations Status' with the World Health Organization (WHO), and 'Special Consultative Status' with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    May 2022 - Apr 2023

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    400,000€ - 499,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    400,000€ - 499,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities


    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    3 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: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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