Frédéric Simon is editor at EURACTIV, the leading online media specialised in EU affairs. Frédéric joined EURACTIV in 2003 as a reporter and has since covered every aspect of EU policy, ranging from telecoms to economic and financial affairs, agriculture, transport, energy and climate legislation.
Frédéric joined the company’s management in 2008 as managing editor, then as publisher overseeing editorial teams in Brussels, Paris, and Berlin as well as the company’s IT department. Since 2017, he has returned to journalism, leading EURACTIV’s coverage on energy and environment.
For ten years, Frédéric was also Brussels correspondent for France24, the 24/7 international TV channel. Mr Simon graduated in journalism from Brussels University (ULB) in 1998 and holds a Master's degree in EU politics from the Institut d’Etudes Européennes (IEE) in Brussels.
Since 2003: EURACTIV.com
2008-2018: Brussels correspondent, France24
2002: Master’s degree, Institute of European Studies (IEE), Brussels
1998: Degree in journalism and communication from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)
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Environmental risk assessment of pesticides: transitioning to a systems-based approach