Vito Borrelli is since September 2017 the Deputy Head of EC Representation in Italy and Head of the Representation's Political Sector. Before that he was for 6 years Head of Section in DG Education, Youth, Culture and Sport (EAC) under the Erasmus(+) programme (Erasmus Mundus and Jean Monnet Actions).
In the last 8 years he was also responsible for China in DG EAC, in charge of the coordination of the EU-China High Level People-to-People Dialogue (HPPD).
He has many years of experience at the European Commission, where he has worked since 1994. Before taking up his current responsibilities, he was involved in information and communication activities and the management of the Leonardo da Vinci vocational training programme.