IFOAM Head Office


Mr. Markus Arbenz, Executive Director 
E-mail: m [dot] arbenz [at] ifoam [dot] org

Mr. Omkar Gopalakrishnan, ED Assistant
Email: o [dot] gopalakrishnan [at] ifoam [dot] org
Mr. Hervé Bouagnimbeck, Organic for Africa! Coordinator
Email: h [dot] bouagnimbeck [at] ifoam [dot] org

Ms. Patricia Flores Escudero, Latin America Coordinator
Email: p [dot] flores [at] ifoam [dot] org

Mr. David Gould, North America Representative

E-mail: d [dot] gould [at] ifoam [dot] org

Administration Department

Mr. Thomas Cierpka, Deputy Director

E-mail: t [dot] cierpka [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Monique Fuhrmann, Accountant

E-mail: m [dot] fuhrmann [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Bernardette Hernández, Office Coordinator

Email: b [dot] hernandez [at] ifoam [dot] org


Mr. Simon Kufferath, IT Officer

Email: s [dot] kufferath [at] ifoam [dot] org


Mr. Isbandiyar Valiyev, Administration, Value Chain and Academy Intern

Email: i [dot] valiyev [at] ifoam [dot] org


Membership Department


Ms. Denise Godinho, Membership and Communications Manager

Email: d [dot] godinho [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Niamh Holland-Essoh, Communications Coordinator

Email: n [dot] holland [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Claudia Meinicke, Administration Officer

E-mail: c [dot] meinicke [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Christina Andrei, Communications Administration Assistant 

Email: c [dot] andrei [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Catherine Reynolds, Editor 

Email: c [dot] reynolds [at] ifoam [dot] org


Advocacy Department



Mr. Gabor Figeczky, Advocacy Manager

Email: g [dot] figeczky [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Cristina Grandi, Chief Food Security Campaigner

Email: c [dot] grandi [at] ifoam [dot] org


Value Chain Department 


Ms. Joelle Khatto-Andrighetto, Value Chain Manager

Email: j [dot] katto [at] ifoam [dot] org 


Ms. Diane Bowen, Senior Project Manager

Email: d [dot] bowen [at] ifoam [dot] org


Mr. David Gould, Value Chain Facilitator

Email: d [dot] gould [at] ifoam [dot] org 


Ms. Flavia Castro, PGS Coordinator

Email: f [dot] castro [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Cornelia Kirchner, Value Chain Coordinator

Email: c [dot] kirchner [at] ifoam [dot] org


Ms. Anne Thieme, Value Chain Assistant

Email: a [dot] thieme [at] ifoam [dot] org


Program Department

Mr. Konrad Hauptfleisch, Program Manager
Email: k [dot] hauptfleisch [at] ifoam [dot] org

Ms. Cornelia Kirchner, Programs Coordinator
Email: c [dot] kirchner [at] ifoam [dot] org 

Ms. Anne Thieme, Programs Assistant
Email: a [dot] thieme [at] ifoam [dot] org 

Academy Department

Mr. Konrad Hauptfleisch, Academy Manager
Email: k [dot] hauptfleisch [at] ifoam [dot] org

Head Office Contact Details

IFOAM Head Office
Charles-de-Gaulle-Str. 5
53113 Bonn

Phone: +49-228-92650-10
Fax: +49-228-92650-99    
Email: headoffice [at] ifoam [dot] org