Violeta Bulc is the Former EU commissioner for transport, #ecocivilisation evangelist & Former Deputy PM of Slovenia. She is also an entrepreneur, innovator and an engineer
Ms Bulc brings a diverse set of expertise and professional experiences to the role. As commissioner, Ms Bulc placed priority on digitalisation and innovation in transport. A noted academic, author, systems architect and entrepreneur, Ms Bulc has long had a high profile in her homeland of Slovenia.
In the corporate sphere, she held various positions in the telecoms industry, including Telekom Slovenia and Telemach. She has also been the owner and CEO of Vibacom, engaged in work on sustainable and innovative business solutions.
Immediately prior to her appointment to the European Commission, she was the deputy prime minister of Slovenia, with ministerial responsibility for development, strategic projects and cohesion.