Managing board

Managing Board

The Managing Board is responsible for developing the strategic direction and federation priorities as well as providing financial oversight.

  • Chairman: Dr Paolo Fantoni (Fantoni – IT)
  • Vice Chairman: Mr Bernard Thiers (Unilin – BE)

Managing Board members

  • Mr Rui Correia (Sonae Arauco – PT)
  • Mr Neil Foot (Medite Smartply – UK)
  • Mr Mārtiņš Lācis (Latvijas Finieries – LV)
  • Mr Bernard Retureau (Egger Panneaux & Décors – FR)
  • Mr Stefano Saviola (Gruppo Mauro Saviola – IT)
  • Mr Heiko Seibert (Steico – DE)
  • Dr Wolfgang Seifert (Kronospan – DE)
  • Dr Erlfried Taurer (FunderMax / Constantia Industries – AT)
  • Mr Max von Tippelskirch (Swiss Krono Group – CH)
  • Mr Stefan Zinn (Pfleiderer – PL)
  • Mr Clive Pinnington (Managing Director)
  • Mr Kris Wijnendaele (Technical Director & CFO)

Honorary President: Mr Ladislaus Döry (Österreichische Homogenholz GesmbH – AT)