Office team

The office team of IFOAM Organics Europe manages the day-to-day operations and activities to represent organic interests in Europe.

Below you find the contact information of our knowledgeable staff. Feel free to reach out to them if you have any questions. Please note that we prioritise questions from members, our NGO network, media and service providers.


Eduardo Cuoco (IT)
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Eric Gall (FR)
Deputy Director


Eva Berckmans (BE)
Communications Manager
Verena Mitschke (DE)
Communications Coordinator
Gaëlle Cau (FR)
ESC Volunteer

Events and membership

Asta Donielaite (LT)
Senior Events and Membership Officer
Molly Mathews (UK)
Events and Membership Assistant
Nuria Alonso Suárez (ES)
ESC Volunteer

Finance, HR and Office

Monica Sousa (PT)
Financial and Operations Manager
Elena Zovi (BE)
HR Coordinator
Julie Goeseels (BE)
Office Coordinator

Fundraising and Project

Joanna Wierzbicka (PL)
Strategic Initiatives Manager
Francesca Lilliu (IT)
Project and Fundraising Coordinator
Elena Zovi (BE)
Project Coordinator
Bérénice Cau (FR)
Project and Fundraising Assistant
Amélie Steu (FR)
ESC Volunteer


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Eric Gall (FR)
Deputy Director / Policy Manager
Silvia Schmidt (IT)
Food Policy Officer
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Martin Sommer (DE)
Policy Coordinator on GMOs, Patent and Seeds
Mathilde Calmels (FR)
Policy Coordinator on Pesticides, Natural inputs and Fertilisers


Emanuele Busacca
Emanuele Busacca (IT)
Regulation Manager
Silvia Schmidt (IT)
Food Policy Officer
Meriam Ghedira (TU)
PhD Student hosted by IFOAM Organics Europe in Regulation

Research and Innovation

Bram Moeskops Research & Innovation advocacy TP Organics
Bram Moeskops (BE)
Research and Innovation Manager / TP Organics Senior Scientific Coordinator
Yulia Barabanova (RU)
Senior Research and Strategy Officer
Agnes Bruszik (HU)
Project Coordinator LIVESEED
Ambra De Simone (IT)
Research and Innovation Project Coordinator
Maria Gernert (DE)
TP Organics Coordinator
Lili Barta (HU)
ESC Volunteer
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