Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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Lobbying Costs

200,000€ - 299,999€

Financial year: Nov 2020 - Oct 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.5 Fte (2)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise   (HPE)

    EU Transparency Register

    075071719925-75 First registered on 11 Dec 2015

    Goals / Remit

    HPE is the global edge-to-cloud platform-as-a-service company that helps organisations accelerate outcomes by unlocking value from all of their data, everywhere. We make IT environments more efficient, productive and secure, enabling fast, flexible responses to a rapidly changing competitive landscape. We enable organisations to act quickly on ideas by delivering infrastructure that can be easily composed and recomposed to meet shifting demands so they can lead in today’s marketplace of disruptive innovation. We have industry-leading positions in servers, storage, high performance computing (HPC), cloud, AI and data management platforms, wired and wireless networking, converged systems, software and services. We deliver high-quality, high-value products, consulting and support services in a single package.

    Main EU files targeted

    - Proposal for a Regulation on harmonised rules on fair access to and use of data (Data Act) COM(2022) 68 final;
    - Proposal for a Regulation on European data governance (Data Governance Act) 2020/0340(COD);
    - Proposal for a Regulation on Artificial Intelligence (Artificial Intelligence Act) COM/2021/206 final;
    - Proposal for a Regulation establishing a framework of measures for strengthening Europe's semiconductor ecosystem (Chips Act) COM (2022) 45 final;
    - Proposal for a Regulation establishing the Union Secure Connectivity Programme for the period of 2023-2027 (COD) 2022/0039;
    - Proposal for a revised NIS Directive (NIS2) COM(2020) 823 final;
    - General Data Protection Regulation Proposal COM(2012) 11 final;
    - Regulation establishing the Recovery and Resilience Facility (EU) 2021/241;
    - Proposal for recasting the EU Directive on Energy Efficiency (EU) 2002/2018
    - Sustainable Products Initiative (Proposal for a revision of the Eco-design Directive (EU) 2009/125;
    - Proposal for a Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive and amending Directive (EU) 2019/1937.

    As well as policies and initiatives related to: High Performance Computing (HPC); Cloud and edge computing (incl. Decentralised cloud federations); Data Spaces; Smart borders; Standards, Interoperability and Open-Source; IoT, Industry 4.0, Smart transportation and Connected Cars, Smart cities; International Data Transfers; eGovernment; Connectivity (5G, Wi-Fi, Spectrum); Digital Infrastructure funding; Defence; Digital Taxation.


    Head Office
    1701 E Mossy Oaks Rd TX 77389
    EU Office
    Hermeslaan 1A, Building A
    Diegem 1831


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 09 Dec 2022

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Irena Bednarich 27 May 2016 26 May 2017

    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


    American Chamber of Commerce EU
    Information Technology Industry Council (ITI)

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Nov 2020 - Oct 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    nove 100,000€ - 199,999€

    Intermediaries for current year


    Closed year Costs

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    HPE is committed to contributing to the policy-making process of the EU by offering its technical expertise and market insights on issues which impact the digital industry.

    Our engagement spans on a variety of issues including: Decentralised cloud federations, High Performance Computing (HPC), AI , data management, smart borders, Digitising European Industry (4th Industrial Revolution), IoT (edge computing), security, mobility, trade, standards, data privacy, information security, R&D, intellectual property and the European competitiveness.

    We are members of the following groups & platforms:
    European Technology Platform for High-Performance Computing (ETP4HPC)
    Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition

  • Meetings


    17 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.

    • Date 06 Sep 2022 Location videoconference
      Subject Will follow
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 24 Nov 2021 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital transformation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Johannes Hahn
      Portfolio Budget and Administration
      • Christiane Kirketerp De Viron (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Feb 2021 Location Virtual
      Subject Digital strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      • Christiane Canenbley (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Jan 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Exchange of views on the next Circular Economy action plan.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Virginijus Sinkevičius
      Portfolio Environment, Oceans and Fisheries
      • Marius Vaščega  (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Jan 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Sustainability and ecodesign for printers
      • Daniel Calleja Crespo (Director-General)
    • Date 27 Jan 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Courtesy meeting and discuss Circular Economy in general
      • Gwenole Cozigou (Acting Director-General)
    • Date 17 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject The impact of digitalisation and AI on the labour market. (keywords: digitalisation, skills agenda, AI)
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Marianne Thyssen
      Portfolio Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility
      • Kasia Jurczak (Cabinet member)
    • Date 25 Jan 2018 Location Davos, Switzerland
      Subject Europe and the role of Research & Innovation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      • Antonio Lowndes Marques De Araujo Vicente (Cabinet member)
      • Carlos Moedas (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 27 Nov 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject data economy; Internet of Things; connected devices
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      • Eric Peters (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Nov 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Industry 4.0
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      • Filomena Chirico (Cabinet member)
    • Date 11 May 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Meeting on Connected Cars
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      • Friedrich-Nikolaus von Peter (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Oct 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject European Open Science Cloud
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      • Keith Sequeira (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Oct 2016 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Introductory meeting, Bring your own device strategy, Hybrid Datacenters
      • Gertrud Ingestad (Director-General)
    • Date 23 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject European Open Science Cloud initiative
      • Kilian Gross (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Apr 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Connected cars
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      • Friedrich-Nikolaus von Peter (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 21 Apr 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject cloud
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 03 Mar 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Safe Harbour decision - New Regulation on data Protection
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      • Laure Chapuis-Kombos (Cabinet member)
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