18 Jan 2017
Mairead McGuinness, an Irish MEP, has been a member of the EPP Group since 2004. She is an expert on agriculture and environmental policy and was a lead EPP negotiator on the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy. She is active on agriculture and food chain sustainability, including addressing unfair trading practices. She also leads EPP negotiations on the Medical Devices Regulation. She chaired the Parliament's committee of inquiry into the collapse of a major life assurance company, which identified weak financial regulation before the financial crisis of 2008.
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