Chairperson

Mr. Edmundas Sakalauskas

 

Appointment to the COEC and functions:

  • On 6 November 2017 was appointed a Member of the COEC by the Seimas of the Lithuanian Republic (proposed by the Prime Minister).
  • On 30 May was appointed the Chairperson of the COEC by the Seimas of the Lithuanian Republic. The Chairperson is the head of the of COEC (budgetary authority) and excercises powers set forth in Article 13 of the Republic of Lithuania Law on Adjustment of Public and Private Interests.

 

Deputy Chairperson

Ms. Evelina Matulaitienė

 

Appointment to the COEC and functions:

  • On 20 November 2019 was appointed a Member of the COEC by the Seimas of the Lithuanian Republic (proposed by the President of the Republic of Lithuania).
  • On 9 January was appointed the Deputy Chairperson by the COEC.
  • Since 22 January 2020, by a collegial decision of the COEC, supervises these particular spheres of activities of the COEC: prevention of illegal lobbying activities, prevention of possible violations of adjustment of public and private interests, the creation of Register of Declarations of Private Interests.

 

Member

Dr. Virginijus Kanapinskas

 

Appointment to the COEC and functions:

  • From 2012 to 2017 served as a Member of the COEC by the Seimas of the Lithuanian Republic (proposed by the Chairperson of the Supreme Court) for the first term of office;
  • From 20 March 2017 to 11 April 2018 served as the Interim Chairperson of the COEC;
  • On 9 November was appointed a Member of the COEC for the second term of office by the Seimas of the Lithuanian Republic (proposed by the the Lithuanian Lawyers’ Association);
  • Since 22 January, by a collegial decision of the COEC, supervises these particular spheres of activities of the COEC: the preparation of implementing legislation within the powers of the COEC, investigations conducted by the COEC regarding the conformity of actions of the persons concerned with the provisions of the Law on the Adjustment of Public and Private Interests.

 

Member

Dr. Antanas Šenavičius

 

Appointment to the COEC and functions:

  • On 14 December 2017 was appointed a Member of the COEC by the Seimas of the Lithuanian Republic (proposed by the Speaker of the Seimas);
  • Since 22 January, by a collegial decision of the COEC, supervises these particular spheres of activities of the COEC: investigations conducted by state and municipal institutions and bodies and other public sector entities regarding the conformity of actions of the persons concerned with the provisions of the Law on the Adjustment of Public and Private Interests, putting forward methodological recommendations to the ethics commissions of municipal councils.

 

Member

Mr. Martinas Žaltauskas

 

Appointment to the COEC and functions:

  • On 5 December 2019 was appointed a Member of the COEC by the Seimas of the Lithuanian Republic (proposed by the National Council of Non-Governmental Organisations);
  • Since 22 January, by a collegial decision of the COEC, supervises these particular spheres of activities of the COEC: organising and providing education on adjustment of public and private interests and establishment of a compliance officers’ network.