The President acts as senior representative personality. The Board consists of the Chairman, Vice-Chairmen, the General Secretary and Treasurer. It defines the guidelines relating to EUCBA work in accordance with the directives of the General Assembly. Each representative plays an active role in a national member organisation and performs his or her EUCBA mandate without remuneration.

Chairman

Jochum S. Haakma

Jochum S. Haakma
Netherlands

Vice Chairmen

Marco Bettin

Marco Bettin
Italy

Harald Lux

Harald Lux
Germany

Harald Lux’s first business trip to China was in 1981. As a CEO, with 38-years tenure at the OBI Gruppe, he has maintained a strong association with China. After finishing university in 1970, he held various positions in OBI Gruppe. From 1985 to 2003, he became Chief Executive Officer. From 2003 to 2007 he was the chairman of Firm LUX. Since leaving the group, Mr. Lux has been involved with the American Management Association, training managers in the field of management and strategy development. For GTZ, he is currently involved in China’s retail and sector planning. As a board member for the DCW, Mr. Lux implements his vast business experience in Chinese business acquisitions.

Antis Nathanael

Antis Nathanael
Cyprus

Ilídio de Ayala Serôdio

Ilídio de Ayala Serôdio
Portugal

Philippe Van der Donckt

Philippe Van der Donckt
Belgium

Executive Director

Gwenn Sonck

Gwenn Sonck
Belgium

Treasurer

Stefaan Vanhooren

Stefaan Vanhooren
Belgium