John Deere GmbH&Co.Kg

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Lobbying Costs

200,000€ - 299,999€

Financial year: Nov 2022 - Oct 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2 Fte (4)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    John Deere GmbH&Co.Kg   (JD)

    EU Transparency Register

    524637319601-09 First registered on 19 Nov 2015

    Goals / Remit

    Since its foundation in 1837, John Deere has developed and delivered innovative products of the highest quality to those who cultivate and harvest the land. JD works tirelessly to develop and offer products that are efficient and minimize environmental impact. With 2014 revenues of $36 billion, DE is the leading agricultural and forestry machinery company in the world. The company portfolio is varied and operates mainly through 3 product segments: Agriculture and Construction equipment; Turf and Forestry equipment; and additional supporting businesses such as Financial Services which provides financing to our customers, Power Systems that manufactures engines and Intelligent Solutions Group which develop new technologies to produce more with less.
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    Main EU files targeted

    Through its European Public Affairs department, John Deere works with EU policy makers providing insights into the challenges of machinery manufacturing and distributing. We represent the company's position on relevant upcoming EU legislation that applies to our sector and ensure accurate understanding and implementation.
    Major fields of interest include legislation applicable to our products and our priorities in Europe, such as Transport Policies, Environment, Climate Action, Energy, Industry, Competition, Consumers, Trade, Internal Market, Taxation, Industrial Property, Enterprise, AI, Digital Agenda.


    Head Office
    John Deere Strasse 70
    Mannheim 68163
    EU Office
    Rond Point Schuman 11
    Brussels 1040


  • 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 22 Jun 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Gilles Dryancour 20 Sep 2019 19 Sep 2020
    Ms Gilles Dryancour 19 May 2018 18 May 2019
    Ms Vanessa Buttignon 08 Sep 2017 30 Aug 2018
    Ms Gilles Dryancour 18 May 2017 17 May 2018
    Ms Gilles Dryancour 20 Apr 2016 19 Apr 2017
    Ms Vanessa Buttignon 09 Apr 2016 09 Apr 2017

    Complementary Information

    Names of the regular attendees: Mrs. Vanessa Buttignon, Mrs. Nataliya Zinych, Mr. Gilles Dryancour, Christophe Gossard.

    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


    In the EU, John Deere is an active member of the European Association of Agricultural Machinery (CEMA). We also participate in national sectorial association related to our diverse businesses that contribute to CEMA, the European Association of Internal Combustion Engine Manufactures (EUROMOT), All Terrain Vehicle Industry European Association (ATVEA), the European Engineering Industries Association (ORGALIME), the European Garden Machinery Industry Federation (EGMF), the American European Community Association (AECA).

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Nov 2022 - Oct 2023

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    None declared

    Groups (European Parliament)

    Rural, mountainous and remote areas (RUMRA) and smart villages
    European Manufacturing Forum

    Communication activities

    The main event we can foresee is a) the European Bee Award we founded and sponsor, which takes place at the European Parliament every year since 2014 in December and b) the Induustry's summit (CEMA summit) dedicated to Sustainable farming.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    6 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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