Members of the FICSA Executive Committee and Regional Representatives from the year 2000

FICSA Executive Committee for 2020-2021:

President

Tanya Quinn-Maguire (UNAIDS Geneva)

General Secretary

Evelyn Kortum (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Treasurer

Kay Miller (WHO/EURO Copenhagen)

Member, Compensation Issues

Pilar Vidal Estevez (PAHO/WHO Washington)

Member, Compensation Issues

Imed Zabaar (IAEA Vienna)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montreal)

Member without Portfolio

Brett Fitzgerald (WIPO Geneva)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Anthony Ndinguri (ICAO Nairobi)

Americas

Jesus García Jiménez (ILO/ITC Turin)

Asia

Rajesh Mehta (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Juan José Coy Girón (AP-in-FAO Rome)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2019-2020:

President

Brett Fitzgerald (WIPO)

General Secretary

Evelyn Kortum (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Treasurer

Kay Miller (WHO/EURO Copenhagen)

Member, Compensation Issues

Imed Zabaar (IAEA Vienna)

Member, Compensation Issues

Pilar Vidal (PAHO/WHO Washington DC)

Member for Regional and Field Issues

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montreal)

Member without Portfolio

Diab El-Tabari (UNRWA/ASA Beirut)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Anthony Ndinguri (ICAO Nairobi)

Americas

Jesus García Jiménez (ILO ITC Turin)

Asia

Rajesh Mehta (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Tanya Quinn-Maguire (UNAIDS Geneva)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2018-2019:

  

President

Brett Fitzgerald (WIPO)

General Secretary

Gemma Vestal (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Treasurer

Irwan Mohd Razali (WHO/GSC Kuala Lumpur)

Member, Compensation Issues

Imed Zabaar (IAEA Vienna)

Member, Compensation Issues

Pilar Vidal (PAHO/WHO Washington DC)

Member for Regional and Field Issues

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montreal)

Member without Portfolio

Jason Sigurdson (UNAIDS Washington DC) (Resigned 06/09/2018)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Anthony Ndinguri (ICAO Nairobi)

Americas

Jesus García Jiménez (ILO ITC Turin)

Asia

Diab El-Tabari (UNRWA/ASA Beirut)

Europe

Christopher Mason (WIPO Geneva)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2017-2018:

President

Diab El-Tabari (UNRWA/ASA Beirut)

General Secretary

Gemma Vestal (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Treasurer

Irwan Mohd Razali (WHO/GSC Kuala Lumpur)

Member, Compensation Issues

Gaston Jordan (ICAO Montreal)

Member, Compensation Issues

Pilar Vidal (PAHO/WHO Washington DC)

Member for Regional and Field Issues

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montreal)

Member without Portfolio

Peter Kakuscka (UNFCCC Bonn) (resigned midyear)

 

Jason Sigurdson (UNAIDS Washington DC)(elected midyear)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Bernadette Fogue (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Jesus García Jiménez (ILO ITC Turin)

Asia

Kevin Khow Chuang Heng (WHO/WPRO Manila)

Europe

Christopher Mason (WIPO Geneva)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2016-2017:

President

Diab El Tabari (UNRWA/ASA Lebanon)

General Secretary (elected May 2016)

Gemma Vestal (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Treasurer

Gaston Jordan (ICAO Montreal)

Member, Compensation Issues

Mauro Pace (FAO/WFP-UGSS Rome)

Member, Compensation Issues

Irwan Mohd Shahreeza Razali (WHO/HQ K.Lumpur outpost)
[Resigned following the election of Ms. Gemma Vestal from the same Staff Association]

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montreal)

Member without Portfolio

Imed Zabaar (IAEA Vienna)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Bernadette Fogue Kongape (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Jason Sigurdson (UNAIDS Geneva)

Asia

Patanjali Dev Nayar (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Lisa Villard (IAEA Vienna)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2015-2016:

President

Diab El Tabari (UNRWA/ASA Lebanon)

General Secretary

Position vacant

Treasurer

Gaston Jordan (ICAO Montreal)

Members, Compensation Issues

Matthew Montavon (AP-in-FAO Rome)

Members, Compensation Issues

Irwan Mohd Shahreeza Razali (WHO/HQ K.Lumpur outpost)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Jason Sigurdson (UNAIDS Geneva)

Member without Portfolio

Imed Zabaar (IAEA Vienna)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Bernadette Fogue Kongape (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Véronique Allain (SCBD)

Asia

Patanjali Dev Nayar (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Lisa Villard (IAEA Vienna)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2014-2015:

President

Diab El Tabari (UNRWA/ASA Lebanon)

General Secretary

Brett Fitzgerald (WIPO Geneva)

Treasurer

Nabil M. Sahab (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Matthew Montavon (AP-in-FAO Rome)

Members, Compensation Issues

Evelyn Kortum (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Jason Sigurdson (UNAIDS Geneva)

Member without Portfolio

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montreal)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Florimond Tshioko Kweteminga (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Pilar Vidal Estevez (PAHO/WHO Washington DC)

Asia

Khurshid Alam Hyder (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Margaret Robertson (IAEA Vienna)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2013-2014:

President

Mauro Pace (FAO/WFP-UGSS Rome)

General Secretary

Vacant

Treasurer

Nabil Michel Sahab (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Vincenzo De Leo (UNLB Brindisi)

Members, Compensation Issues

Janice Albert (AP-in-FAO Rome)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Tony Capita (WHO/AFRO Harare)

Member without Portfolio

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montréal)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Bernadette Fogue (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Pilar Vidal (PAHO/WHO Washington DC)

Asia

Hyder Khursid Alam (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Imed Zabaar (IAEA)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2012-2013:

President

Mauro Pace (FAO/WFP-UGSS Rome)

General Secretary

Marie-Thérèse Conilh de Beyssac (UNESCO)

Treasurer

Nabil Michel Sahab (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Vincenzo De Leo (UNLB Brindisi)

Members, Compensation Issues

Janice Albert (AP-in-FAO Rome)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Edmond Mobio (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Member without Portfolio

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montréal)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Tony Capita (WHO/AFRO Harare)

Americas

Carolina Bascones (PAHO/WHO Washington DC)

Asia

Vijay Chandra (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Imed Zabaar (IAEA)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2011-2012:

President

Mauro Pace (FAO/WFP-UGSS Rome)

General Secretary

Marie-Thérèse Conilh de Beyssac

Treasurer

Nabil Michel Sahab (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Vincenzo De Leo (UNLB Brindisi)

Members, Compensation Issues

Giovanni Muñoz (AP-in-FAO Ankara)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Jean Bruce Pambou Malonda (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Member without Portfolio

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montréal)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Tony Capita (WHO/AFRO Harare)

Americas

Carolina Bascones (PAHO/WHO Washington DC)

Asia

Vijay Chandra (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Cosimo Melpignano (UNLB Brindisi)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2010-2011:

President

Mauro Pace (FAO/WFP-UGSS)

General Secretary

Valérie de Kermel (IMO London)

Treasurer

Margaret Robertson (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Giovanni Muñoz (AP-in-FAO Ankara)

Members, Compensation Issues

Vincenzo de Leo (UNLB Brindisi)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

K. Ratnakaran (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Jean-Bruce Pambou Malonda (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Oliver Hillel (SCBD Montreal)

Asia

Vacant

Europe

Cosimo Melpignano (UNLB Brindisi)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2009-2010:

President

Edmond Mobio (WHO/HQ Geneva)

General Secretary

Valérie de Kermel (IMO London)

Treasurer

Manijeh Torabi (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Giovanni Muñoz (AP-in-FAO Ankara)

Members, Compensation Issues

Mauro Pace (FAO/WFP-UGSS Rome)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

K. Ratnakaran (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Member without Portfolio

Carolina Bascones (PAHO/WHO Washington)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Jean-Bruce Pambou Malonda (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montréal)

Asia

Vacant

Europe

Cosimo Melpignano (UNLB Brindisi)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2008-2009:

President

Edmond Mobio (WHO/HQ Geneva)

General Secretary

Valérie Seguin (IMO London)

Treasurer

Manijeh Torabi (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Varghese Joseph (ITU Geneva)

Members, Compensation Issues

Giovanni Muñoz (FAO-APS Rome)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Steven Ackumey-Affizie (FAO/WFP-UGSS Ghana)

Member without Portfolio

Carolina Bascones (PAHO/WHO Washington)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Jehane Khadr (WHO/EMRO Cairo)

Americas

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montréal)

Asia

K. Ratnakaran (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Guiomar Alonso (UNESCO STU Paris)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2007-2008:

President

Robert Weisell (FAO-APS Rome)

General Secretary

 

 

Françoise Plivard (WMO)Resigned in May 2007. 

Ms. Seguin - Acting General Secretary September 2007, elected 22 December 2007.

Treasurer

Manijeh Torabi (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Maria Dweggah (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Members, Compensation Issues

Valérie Seguin (IMO London)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Steven Ackumey-Affizie (FAO/WFP-UGSS Ghana)

Member without Portfolio

Varghese Joseph (ITU Geneva)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Jehane Khadr (WHO/EMRO Cairo)

Americas

Véronique Allain (SCBD Montreal)

Asia

K. Ratnakaran (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Christopher Bailey (WHO/HQ Geneva)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2006-2007:

President

Robert Weisell (FAO-APS Rome)

General Secretary

Vivien Ponniah (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS New York)
(Retired October 2006)

Treasurer

Manijeh Torabi (IAEA Vienna)

Members, Compensation Issues

Mauro Pace (FAO/WFP-UGSS Rome)

Members, Compensation Issues

Christiane Nollet (UNESCO Paris)

Member, Regional/Field Issues

Maria Dweggah (WHO/HQ Geneva)
(Acting General Secretary Nov.2006-Jan.2007)

Member without Portfolio

Varghese Joseph (ITU Geneva)

Regional Representatives:

 

Africa

Paul Matsiona (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Audrey Hyatt (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS New York)

Asia

Fredrik Schultz (UNRWA/ISA Amman)

Europe

Janet Boulmer (UNESCO Paris)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2005-2006:

President

Robert Weisell (FAO/WFP-APS Rome)

General Secretary

Vivien Joy Ponniah (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS New York)

Treasurer

Edward Seidler (FAO/WFP-FSA Rome)

Member for Compensation Issues  
(Staff/management relations, staff training and development)

Maria Dweggah (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Member for Compensation Issues
  (Conditions of employment,   pension and social security issues)

Mauro Pace (FAO/WFP-UGSS Rome)

Member, Regional and Field Issues

Diab El-Tabari (UNRWA/ASA Beirut)

Member without Portfolio (External relations)

Valérie Seguin (IMO London)

Regional Representatives:

 

  Africa

Paul Matsiona (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

  Americas

Dimitri Samaras (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS New York)

  Asia

Fredrik Schultz (UNRWA/ISA Amman)

  Europe

Manijeh Torabi (IAEA Vienna)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2004-2005:

President:

Robert Weisell (FAO/WFP-APS)

Vice-President

Vivien Joy Ponniah (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS)

General Secretary

Maria Dweggah (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Regional Members:

 

Africa

Paul Matsiona (WHO/AFRO Brazzaville)

Americas

Rolando Chacon (PAHO/WHO Washington)

Asia

Diab El-Tabari (UNRWA/ASA Beirut)

Europe

Edward Seidler (FAO/WFP-FSA Rome)

  

FICSA Executive Committee for 2003-2004:

President:

Richard Kerby (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS)

Vice-President

Varghese Joseph (ITU)

General Secretary

Maria Dweggah (WHO/HQ Geneva)

Regional Members:

 

Africa

Omneya El-Metwalli (WHO/EMRO Cairo)

Americas

Maria Teresa Londono (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS)

Asia

Gopal K. Mandapati (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Edward Seidler (FAO/WFP-FSA)

  

Executive Committee for 2002/2003:

President

Dr. Ali K. Basaran (WHO/WPRO Manila)

Vice-President

Ms. Judey Austin (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS)

General Secretary

Ms. Janice Albert (FAO/WFP-APS)

Members:

 

Africa

Mr. Joachim Laubhouet-Akadié FAO/WFP-FSA)

Americas

Ms. Maria Teresa Londono (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS)

Asia

Mr. G. K. Mandapati (WHO/SEARO New Delhi)

Europe

Ms. May Hansen (WHO/EURO Copenhagen)

  

Executive Committee for 2000/2001:

President

Mr. Bernard Grandjean (ICAO Montreal)

Vice-President

Mr. Joao Cordeiro (ITU Geneva)

General Secretary

Mr. André J. Heitz (WIPO Geneva)

Members:

 

Africa

Mr. Joachim Laubhouet-Akadie (FAO/WFP-FSA Ghana)

Americas

Ms. Elvira Ajero (UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS)

Asia

Dr. Ali K.Basaran (WHO/WPRO Manila)

Europe

Ms. Marielle Richon  (UNESCO)

  

Executive Committee for 2001/2002:

President

Mr. Bernard Grandjean (ICAO Montreal)

Vice-President

Ms. Marielle Richon  (UNESCO)

General Secretary

Mr. André J. Heitz (WIPO Geneva)

Members:

 

Africa

Mr. Joachim Laubhouet-Akadie (FAO/WFP-FSA Ghana)

Americas

Ms. Judey Austin (UNDP)

Asia

Dr. Ali K.Basaran (WHO/WPRO Manila)

Europe

Ms. Jane Mitchell (IARC)

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