IFOAM Head Office

Located in Bonn, Germany, the IFOAM Head Office takes care of day-to-day operational actives ranging from membership management and organic program implementation to the organization of leadership courses. 

IFOAM Head Office staff

Executive Director and Regional Coordinators

Markus Arbenz
Mr. Markus Arbenz, Executive Director 
m [dot] arbenz [at] ifoam [dot] org


Mr. Omkar Gopalakrishnan, ED Assistant
o [dot] gopalakrishnan [at] ifoam [dot] org

 

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

Mr. David Gould, North America Representative

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

Administration Department

Mr. Thomas Cierpka, Deputy Director

t [dot] cierpka [at] ifoam [dot] org

 

Ms. Monique Fuhrmann, Accountant

m [dot] fuhrmann [at] ifoam [dot] org

 

 

Simon Kufferath

Mr. Simon Kufferath, IT Officer

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

 

Mr. Isbandiyar Valiyev, Administration Assistant

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

Membership Department

Denise Godinho
Ms. Denise Godinho, Membership and Communications Manager

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

 

Ms. Niamh Holland-Essoh, Communications Coordinator

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

 

Ms. Claudia Meinicke, Administration Officer (currently on parental leave)

c [dot] meinicke [at] ifoam [dot] org

 

Christina Andrei

Ms. Christina Andrei, Communications Administration Assistant 

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

 

Catherine Reynolds

Ms. Catherine Reynolds, Editor 

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

 

Mike Castañeda, Graphic Design Intern 
m [dot] cataneda [at] ifoam [dot] org

Advocacy Department

Gabor Figeczky

Mr. Gabor Figeczky, Advocacy Manager

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

 

Ms. Cristina Grandi, Chief Food Security Campaigner

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

Value Chain Department 

Ms. Joelle Khatto-Andrighetto, Value Chain Manager

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

 

Ms. Diane Bowen, Senior Project Manager

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

 

Mr. David Gould, Value Chain Facilitator

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

 

Ms. Flavia Castro, PGS Coordinator (currently on parental leave)

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

 

Cornelia Kirchner
Ms. Cornelia Kirchner, Value Chain Coordinator

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

 

Anne Thieme

Ms. Anne Thieme, Value Chain Assistant

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

Program Department

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

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

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

Academy Department

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

Head Office Contact Details

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

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

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