Executive Board

The IPMA Executive Board is responsible for the operational management of IPMA and sets the practical guidelines for all approved activities. It organises the internal administration, assesses new candidates for membership and represents IPMA in all external relations.

IPMA EXBO

The Executive Board is deeply committed to promoting project management competences globally and the Board Members reflect the international character of IPMA. To contact us, see the contact form at the bottom of this page.

The Executive Board (ExBo) has eight elected members, our Executive Director, and our
Assistant to the President and Executive Director

Jesús Martínez Almela (Spain) 
President (focusing on Governance, Advocacy and Membership coordination)

Martin Sedlmayer (Switzerland)
Vice President Products and Services

Joop Schefferlie (Netherlands)
Vice President Certification

Antonio Andrade

Antonio Andrade (Portugal)
Vice President Operations

Gholamreza (Kami) Safakish (Iran)
Vice President Education, Training and Young Crew

Ivars Rungis (Latvia)
Vice President Projects and Events

Lixiong Ou (China)
Vice President Research 

Leh Simonelli (Austalia) 
Vice President co-opted: 

Amin Saidoun (Switzerland)
Executive Director 

Sandra Mišić (Croatia)
Assistant to President and Executive Director

Reinhard Wagner (Germany) 
CoD Chairperson

To contact any of the above, go to our Contact Us page.