Advisory Forum members and observers

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Country Member/alternate Represented organisations
Austria Klemens FUCHS
Johann STEINWIDER
Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES)
Belgium Benoît HORION
Xavier VAN HUFFEL
Federal Public Service
Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain
Bulgaria Iliyan KOSTOV
Donka POPOVA
Ministry of Health
Risk Assessment Center on Food Chain – Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry
Croatia Darja SOKOLIĆ-MIHALAK
Andrea GROSS-BOŠKOVIĆ
Croatian Agency for Agriculture and Food (HAPIH)
Cyprus Stelios YIANNOPOULOS
Charitini FRENARITOU
Ministry of Health
Czech Republic Jitka GÖTZOVÁ
Petr BENEŠ
Ministry of Agriculture
Denmark Christine NELLEMANN
Anette SCHNIPPER
Technical University of Denmark http://www.dtu.dk/english
Estonia Hendrik KUUSK
Piret PRIISALU
Ministry of Rural Affairs
Finland Pia MÄKELÄ
Pirkko TUOMINEN
Finnish Food Authority
France Moez SANAA
Salma ELREEDY
French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health Safety (ANSES)
Germany Andreas HENSEL
Tanja SCHWERDTLE
Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR)
Greece Antonios ZAMPELAS
Stavros ZANNOPOULOS
Hellenic Food Authority (EFET)
Hungary Ákos JÓŹWIAK
Enikö VARGA
National Food Chain Safety Office Directorate for Food Safety Risk Assessment
Iceland Jón GÍSLASON Icelandic Food and Veterinary Authority (MAST)
Ireland Pamela BYRNE
Wayne ANDERSON
Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI)
Italy Pierdavide LECCHINI
Simonetta BONATI
Alessandra PERRELLA
Ministry of Health
Latvia Vadims BARTKEVIČS
Olga VALCIŅA
Institute of Food Safety, Animal Health and Environment (BIOR)
Lithuania Jurgita BAKASĖNIENĖ
Snieguolė ŠČEPONAVIČIENĖ
State Food and Veterinary Service
National Food and Veterinary Risk Assessment Institute
Luxembourg Marc FISCHER
Patrick HAU
Ministry of Consumer Protection
Malta Ingrid BUSUTTIL Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority
Netherlands Antoon OPPERHUIZEN
Dick T.H.M. SIJM
Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA)
Norway Cecilie ROLSTAD DENBY
Danica GRAHEK-OGDEN
Norwegian Scientific Committee for Food Safety (VKM)
Poland Jacek POSTUPOLSKI
Joanna GAJDA-WYRĘBEK
National Institute of Hygiene
Portugal Pedro PORTUGAL GASPAR
Filipa MELO DE VASCONCELOS
Portuguese Economy and Food Safety Authority (ASAE)
Romania Simona RĂDULESCU
Ioana NEGHIRLĂ
National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority
Slovak Republic Marica KUZMIAK THEISZOVÁ
Katarína KROMEROVÁ
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Slovak Republic
Slovenia Ada HOČEVAR GROM
Urška BLAZNIK
Institute of Public Health
Spain Rafael ESCUDERO ALDAY
Marta GARCIA PEREZ
Ana CANALS
Spanish Agency for Food Safety and Nutrition (AESAN)
Sweden Per BERGMAN
Cecilia HULTÉN
Swedish National Food Agency
National Veterinary Institute

In addition to the Members of the Advisory Forum, the following countries participate as Observers:

Country Member/alternate Represented Organization
Albania Pamela RADOVANI National Food Authority
Bosnia and Herzegovina Dzemil HAJRIC Food Safety Agency (FSA)
EU Commission Anastasia ALVIZOU DG Health and Food Safety
North Macedonia Zoran ATANASOV
Svetlana TOMESKA MICKOVA
Food and Veterinary Agency
Kosovo* Valdet GJINOVCI
Fisnik REXHEPI
Food and Veterinary Agency
Montenegro Vesna DAKOVIC
Ana VELIMIROVIC
Administration for Food Safety, Veterinary and Phytosanitary Affairs
Serbia Tamara BOŠKOVIĆ Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management
Switzerland Vincent DUDLER
Michael BEER
Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO) – Risk assessment division
Turkey Şenay EKEN
Serap HANCI
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

*This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/1999 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence