Ms. Cora van Nieuwenhuizen MEP (1963) was elected to the European Parliament in 2014 on behalf of the Dutch liberal party VVD. She is ALDE deputy coordinator in the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) and active in the Committee on Industry, Energy and Research (ITRE). Also, Ms. Van Nieuwehuizen is Vice-chair of the Delegation for relations between the EU and India.
Prior to her election to the European Parliament, Ms. Van Nieuwenhuizen was a Member of the Dutch Parliament and Chair of the Parliamentary Finance Committee. She has also served as Regional Minister for Infrastructure and Mobility in the province of Noord-Brabant and as a Member of the Municipal Council in her hometown of Oisterwijk. Before seeking elective office, Ms. Van Nieuwenhuizen worked in banking.