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ESC Elections

2024-2026 ESC Board and Nominating Committee, 2024-2028 Audit Committee


Dear Colleagues,

As Chair of the Nominating Committee 2022-2024, it is my pleasure to announce the Final Slate of Candidates for the 2024 ESC Elections, as approved by the ESC Nominating Committee 2022-2024.

This information together with the CVs, personal statements of the candidates as well as a recording of the Spring Summit presentations by candidates for the President-Elect position is now available below.

In accordance with Article 13 of the ESC Statutes as well as the ESC Board-approved process and election timelines, I would like to inform you that in the period from 24 January 2024 to 24 February 2024, no alternative candidate proposals were submitted.

For any further information, please feel free to contact me at any time.

Yours sincerely,

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Professor Stephan Achenbach
Immediate ESC Past President
Chair of the ESC Nominating Committee 2022-2024

Final Slate of Candidates

Names are noted in alphabetical order. 

President-Elect (1 position to be elected) 

Christophe Leclercq (France)

Cecilia Linde (Sweden)

Secretary/Treasurer (1 position to be elected)

Vice President (3 positions to be elected)

Councillor (6 positions to be elected)

Audit Committee Member (1 position to be elected)

Nominating Committee (12 positions to be elected)

6 positions representing National Cardiac Societies
6 positions representing ESC Associations, ESC Councils and ESC Working Groups

Related documents

Election Timeline

  • Monday, 27 November 2023
    Deadline for applications

  • 15, 16 and 17 January 2024
    Nominating Committee meeting and interviews

  • Wednesday, 24 January 2024
    Publication of 1st slate of candidates and first call to Constituent Bodies for the names of voting delegates

  • Saturday, 24 February 2024
    End of one-month period for alternative proposals

  • Monday, 26 February 2024
    Publication of final slate

  • From 2 to 27 May 20241
    Online voting (for appointed voting delegates only)

  • 3 June 2024
    Results announced on the ESC website 

1 In case of inconclusive results, a second vote will be organised before the 2024 Annual General Assembly. Further information will be circulated to voting delegates and ESC Constituent Bodies only in the case of inconclusive results of the ESC elections.