Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is elected by the General Assembly for a renewable three years mandate. Together with the Executive Manager, it is responsible for executive decision-making. The The Board of Directors is responsible for taking forward performance improvement and formulating questions on overall policy of the Platform.

Industry

Marc Cornelissen 
Chair of the Board
BASF
Garlich von Essen
Secretary General
European Seed Association
Bernard Bejar
Director
Céréales- Vallée, Pôle de Compétitivité
Marc Lefèbvre
Manager Biotech
SESVanderHave

Agricultural sector

Emmanuel Rougier
Chief Executive Officer
Groupe Limagrain
Daniel  Azevedo
Director for Commodities and Trade
COPA- COGECA

Academia

Karin Metzlaff
Executive Director
European Plant Science Organisation
Ernst van den Ende
Managing Director Plant Sciences Group
Wageningen University & Research