Board Members

The IFOAM EU Board consists of 9 persons elected by the General Assembly for a period of two years. After the election, at the first Board meeting its memebrs shall vote a President, a Treasurer, a Vice-president for Regulation and a Vice-president for Policy.

The Board acts as a first chamber. It directs the affairs of the IFOAM EU and sets detailed budgets and work programmes in accordance with the Objectives and as further elaborated by the IFOAM EU General Assembly and Council.

IFOAM EU Board Members 2016-2018:

Christopher Stopes
EcoS Consultancy

Sabine Eigenschink
Board Vice President for Regulation & Certification
Austria Bio Garantie


Jan Plagge
Board Vice President for Policy

Bavo Van Den Idsert
Board Treasurer & Rapporteur for Processing and Trade 
VBP Biologisch

Thomas Fertl
Board Member & Rapporteur for Farming
Bio Austria

Évelyne Alcázar Marín
Board Member

Sybille Kyed
Board Member
Organic Denmark - Økologisk Landsforening

Jiri Lehejcek
Board Member
Czech Technology Platform for Organic Agriculture

Sylvie Dulong
Board Member