The UEF President is elected by the UEF Congress by absolute majority vote. He is also the President of the Federal Committee and of the UEF Bureau. Sandro GOZI, former Secretary of State for European Affairs (2014-2018) and Member of the Italian Chamber of Deputies is UEF President since the XXVI UEF European Congress in 2018.

The UEF Secretary-General is responsible for running the UEF Secretariat and carrying out the decisions delegated to him/her by the organs of UEF. S/he participates in the meetings of the organs of UEF without the right to vote. S/he is appointed by the Federal Committee on recommendation of the Bureau.  Currently the UEF Secretary-General is Anna Echterhoff.

Elected by the Federal Committee on the nomination of the Bureau, s/he is responsible for the management of the funds. He is accountable to the Federal Committee. The current UEF Treasurer is François MENNERAT.

Elected by the Federal Committee for a period of two years, the Bureau carries out the decisions of and is accountable to the Federal Committee. View current Bureau members.

The FC consists of members of whom 50% are elected directly by the UEF Congress and 50% by the constituent organisations. The members are elected to serve until the next UEF Congress.

The FC determines the UEF political direction and activities between the Congresses. It organises the Congress, approves the annual budget and final account balances, draws up the rules of procedure of UEF, and elects the UEF Bureau and Treasurer. View current Federal Committee.


UEF consists of constituent organisations that are autonomous centres of the UEF activities, reaching the EU citizens and spreading the UEF message to them by organising various activities in their countries. Constituent organisations are free to take up any activities within the general political framework of UEF at the European level. View list of UEF's member organisations and their contact details.

Consists of seven members elected by the Congress. It ensures the application of the Statutes and serves as an arbiter in case of disputes within the organisation. The current arbitration board members are Federico BRUNELLI, Ugo FERRUTA, Daniel FREY, Marianne HÜHN, Peter OSTEN and Giovanni SOLFRIZZI.

Contact the board via arbitration(at)federalists(dot)eu.

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