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European Society of Cardiology Board


Elected voting members


Prof. Stephan Achenbach, Germany


Prof. Franz Weidinger, Austria - Chair Scientific Affairs Committee, Co-Chair European Heart Agency and Cardiovascular Round Table


Prof. Thomas Lüscher, Switzerland


Prof. Francesco Cosentino, Sweden - External Affairs
Prof. Silvia Priori, Italy - Councils and Working Groups
Prof. Petar Seferovic, Serbia - Co-Chair of the European Heart Agency

Meet the Board (click to enlarge)


Prof. Stefan Agewall, Norway - Young Cardiovascular Professionals and Scientists
Prof. Lina Badimon, Spain - Patient Forum and Women in ESC
Dr. Victoria Delgado, Netherlands - Social Media
Prof. Massimo Piepoli, Italy - Credentials
Prof. Susanna Price, United Kingdom - Education
Prof. Dan Gaita, Romania - Atlas Data Collection Committee

Ex-Officio voting members


Prof. Barbara Casadei, United Kingdom - Chair of the Nominating Committee, ESC representative on WHF Board and Chair of EuroHeart

Associations Representatives

Prof. Lis Neubeck, United Kingdom - ACNAP Representative
Prof. Christian Hassager, Denmark - ACVC Representative
Prof. Bernard Cosyns, Belgium - EACVI  Representative
Prof. Martin Halle, Germany -
EAPC Representative
Prof. Dariusz Dudek, Poland - EAPCI Representative
Prof. Christophe Leclercq, France - EHRA Representative
Prof. Andrew Coats, United Kingdom - HFA Representative

Non-voting members

Prof. Carlos Aguiar, Portugal - Communication Committee Chair
Prof. Colin Baigent, United Kingdom - Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee Chair
Prof. Allan Böhm, Slovakia - Young Cardiovascular Professionals Committee Chair
Prof. Stephanie Dimmeler, Germany - Research and Grants Committee Chair
Prof. Diederick E. Grobbee, Netherlands - Global Affairs Committee Chair
Prof. Tomasz Guzik, United Kingdom - Publications Committee Chair
Prof. Hugo Katus, Germany - Advocacy Committee Chair
Prof. Paulus Kirchhof, Germany - Membership Committee Chair
Dr. Heinrich Kolem, Germany - Advisor 
Mr. Anis Nassif, France - Advisor
Prof. Bogdan Popescu, Romania - EORP Committee Chair
Mr. Jonathan Sellors, United Kingdom - Advisor
Prof. Stephan Windecker, Switzerland - Congress Programme Committee Chair

Mrs. Isabel Bardinet, France - Chief Executive Officer
Mrs. Nathalie Lefebvre, France - ESC Chief Financial Officer
Mrs. Marina Ximeris, France - ESC Board Secretary


Contact the Board

View also the Management Group of the ESC