Margrethe Vestager is the EU’s Competition Commissioner. In her role she will also oversee EU digital policy and has the job title “executive vice-president, Europe fit for the digital age.” She is a Danish politician who is taking on the role of EU Competition Commissioner for a second term.
In her confirmation hearing she has stated that “The artificial intelligence you want must serve humans. That’s a different kind of artificial intelligence” from that seen in the US and China.
Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s new digital and big tech regulator, has promised ethical and human-centered rules on artificial intelligence (AI) in the first 100 days of her mandate.