The Social and Solidarity Economy: From the Margins to the Mainstream


Víctor Meseguer

Social Economy Europe (SEE)



Víctor Meseguer joined Social Economy Europe, the voice of the 2.8 million social economy enterprises and organisations in the EU, in 2014. Since 2018 he represents Social Economy Europe at the European Commission Expert Group on social economy and social enterprises and at the UN Taskforce on Social and Solidarity Economy. He studied a BA in Political Science at the Pompeu Fabra University of Barcelona. In the framework of an ERASMUS exchange, he studied for a year at the King’s College of London. Victor holds two master’s degrees: in Corporate Social Responsibility (University of Murcia) and in European Affairs (European Studies Institute, Université Libre of Brussels). Passionate about entrepreneurship, collective action, policy and international relations, Víctor writes columns in the Spanish newspaper ‘La Verdad’. SEE has a permanent dialogue with EU Institutions, Member States and International organisations to support social economy enterprises and entrepreneurs by mainstreaming the social economy in the main socio-economic policies and boosting its visibility. SEE is responsible for the secretariat of the European Parliament’s Social Economy Intergroup formed by more than 80 Members of the European Parliament belonging to the main political groups.

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