Office team

The IFOAM EU Office actively manages the day-to-day operations and activities to represent organic interests in Europe.

It consists of the following internal units:

management

Eduardo Cuoco (IT)
Director
+32 (0) 2 280 12 23
eduardo.cuoco [at] ifoam-eu.org
 Deputy Director:
Eric Gall    

policy unit

Eric Gall (FR)
Deputy Director / Policy Manager
eric.gall [at] ifoam-eu.org
Pauline Verrière (FR)
Senior Policy Officer for GMOs, new genetic engineering techniques, patent and seeds
pauline.verriere [at] ifoam-eu.org

Nicolas de la Vega (DE)
Policy Officer for Agriculture and CAP
nicolas.delavega [at] ifoam-eu.org

Silvia Schmidt (IT)
Food Policy Officer 
silvia.schmidt [at] ifoam-eu.org

Isabella Lang (AT)
Policy Coordinator
isabella.lang [at] ifoam-eu.org

Barbara Barbosa (PT)
EVS* Volunteer 
barbara.barbosa [at] ifoam-eu.org 

PROJECT UNIT

Joanna Wierzbicka (PL)
Project, Fundraising & Capacity Building Manager
joanna.wierzbicka [at] ifoam-eu.org
Tereza Maarova (SK)
Project & Fundraising Coordinator
tereza.maarova [at] ifoam-eu.org

Finance & Office operations Unit

                   

 

Monica Sousa (PT)
Financial & Operations Manager
monica.sousa [at] ifoam-eu.org

 

Elena Zovi (BE)
Operations & HR Coordinator
elena.zovi [at] ifoam-eu.org
 

Strategic Development UniT

COMMUNICATIONS UNIT

Eva Berckmans (BE) 
Communications Officer
eva.berckmans [at] ifoam-eu.org

Verena Mitschke (DE)
Communications Coordinator
verena.mitschke [at] ifoam-eu.org 
Andreea Popa (RO)
EVS* Volunteer
andreea.popa [at] ifoam-eu.org

EVENTS UNIT

Asta Donielaite (LT)
Events Officer
asta.donielaite [at] ifoam-eu.org
Ana Carolina Ferreira (PT)
EVS* Volunteer for event and membership
ana.ferreira [at] ifoam-eu.org

MEMBERSHIP AND INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS UNIT

Caterina Berardi (IT)
Internal Communications & Membership Development Officer
caterina.berardi [at] ifoam-eu.org

regulation unit

Emanuele Busacca (IT)
Regulation Manager
emanuele.busacca [at] ifoam-eu.org
Silvia Schmidt (IT)
Food Policy Officer 
silvia.schmidt [at] ifoam-eu.org
Meriam Ghedira (TU)
Regulation Assistant (PhD Student)
meriam.ghedira [at] ifoam-eu.org

research & Innovation unit

    

Bram Moeskops (BE)
Research & Innovation Manager 
TP Organics Senior Scientific Coordinator
bram.moeskops [at] ifoam-eu.org

Yulia Barabanova (RU)
Senior Research & Strategy Officer
yulia.barabanova [at] ifoam-eu.org

Agnes Bruszik (HU)
Project Coordinator LIVESEED
agnes.bruszik [at] ifoam-eu.org

Kata Gócs (HU)
Research & Innovation Project Coordinator
kata.gocs [at] ifoam-eu.org

Maria Gernert (DE)
EVS* Volunteer
maria.gernert [at] ifoam-eu.org

 

 

*The European Volunteer Service is funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union.



 

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