Advisory Board

The Advisory Board consists of the President and EHEDG company member representatives, preferably two from food producers, two from equipment manufacturers, two from equipment manufacturers/engineering companies, in total seven (7) Board members.

Three Members of the Advisory Board are elected by the General Assembly for a term of two years, and other three Members for a term of four years. They can be re-elected for one more term in a row. The Advisory Board advises on:

  • mission, vision and strategy
  • yearly program and budget
  • appointment of the Executive Committee.

The Advisory Board meets at least once a year. The President provides the Advisory Board with relevant information for review.

Advisory Board members as of 01/2021:

James Hartley
Mondelez, Switzerland
Anne-Claire Carrere
Nestlé, Switzerland
Tim Schrodt
Endress+Hauser, Germany



Ulf Thiessen
GEA Group, Germany
Georg Kalss
Buhler, Switzerland
Holger Schmidt
Mettler Toledo, Switzerland