Sergio Paolo Francesco Silvestris

 Born on 22 December 1973, Molfetta, Italy
MEP for Italy between 2009 – 2014
Group of the European People’s Party (Member of the Bureau between 2012 – 2014)
Curriculum vitae

  • Degree in pharmacy (2004).
  • Journalist for the Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno newspaper and Telesveva TV, for the local press and political party publications (1992-2009).
  • Member of Bisceglie Municipal Council (1995-2009); Member of the Puglia Regional Council (and, in the seventh legislative period, Chair of the Committee on Health and Social Services) (2000-2009); re-elected to the Regional Council (2005-2009).


  • Committee on Budgets
  • Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union
  • Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development


  • Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Delegation for relations with Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo
  • Committee on Budgets

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