Max Uebe

Head of "Future of Work,
Youth Employment" Unit,
European Commission


Max is head of unit “Future of Work, Youth Employment” (the former unit “Employment Strategy”) in the European Commission’s Directorate General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion since November 2015. The unit focuses on questions around the Future of Work (in particular platform work), youth employment, long-term unemployment and Public Employment Services. Between February 2012 and October 2015 Max was heading the unit responsible for Sectoral Employment Challenges, the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund, Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship, including Microfinance. He joined DG Employment after having spent more than 6 years in the Cabinets of Commissioners László Andor and Vladimír Špidla (both Commissioners for Employment and Social Affairs).