Leiter des Parlamentsbüros von David Casparay (MdEP)
Since 2009 Jan Wißwässer works as head of office for MEP Daniel Caspary, who is the coordinator of the European People's Party (EPP) Group on the International Trade Committee (INTA) of the European Parliament. INTA is the European Parliament's lead committee for the new competence on investment policy (including investment protection) after the Lisbon treaty. Other than that he follows the Industry, Research and Energy Committee (ITRE).
Jan is a lawyer by profession. Prior to taking up his duties at the European Parliament, he gained relevant work experience in Belgium, Germany, the United Arab Emirates and Vietnam. He studied at the Universities of Heidelberg and Lausanne.