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Council & Office

The Council is responsible for setting the organisation's policies and strategies. It looks at approaches, initiatives and projects at European level which can bring real benefits to European companies and boaters in the leisure marine industry.


The Council is composed of maximum 9 elected representatives who are proposed by their national organisation. Most of them are companies' leaders and therefore actively involved in the boating business. The current Council is composed of 5 members.

President
Piero FORMENTI
CEO of ZAR Formenti (boatbuilding)
Vice-President & Treasurer
Jean-Pierre GOUDANT
Member of the Supervisory Board of Bénéteau Group (boatbuilding)
Vice-President
Piotr JASIONOWSKI
President of the Management Board of Ostroda Yachts (boatbuilding)
Member & Past President
Robert MARX
Owner & CEO of Marx Technik (equipment distribution)
Member
Olda STRAKA
Owner of Straka Yacht Services (sailing school, yacht survey, professional skippering)
Secretariat & Office in Brussels
Picture Sandrine Devos Secretary General
Sandrine DEVOS
EU Affairs & Communication Officer
Ewa TOMCZUK

The daily activities of the association are run by Sandrine DEVOS, Secretary General, and Ewa TOMCZUK, EU Affairs & Communication Officer.