The call for new RIMS Executive Board Members is now open!
  • Application deadline December 9, 2019 (23:59 Brussels time)
  • Application documents: CV and motivation letter
  • Elections: General Assembly at Annual Conference 2020 (June 5, 2020)
  • Period: from Annual Conference 2020 (June 2020) until Annual Conference 2023

Executive Board

According to the by-laws, the Organisation is managed by an Executive Board of eight members, one of which is of Belgian nationality.

The Executive Board is nominated by the General Assembly for a period of three years and may be re-nominated and re-elected for a maximum period of an additional three- year term. After a period of absence from the Executive Board of one full term (three years), a member of the Organisation can be re-nominated and re-elected to the Executive Board.

Members of the Executive Board have no personal financial responsibilities relating to the objectives and commitments of the Organisation. Responsibility of members of the Executive Board is limited to the execution of mandates determined by the bylaws and by the General Assembly.

The Executive Board elects a president, secretary and treasurer from among its eight members. The Executive Board determines the roles and responsibilities of its members.

Current Executive Board

  • Daphne KosPresident until Annual Conference 2022
  • Giampaolo BrichettoVice President until Annual Conference 2022
  • Jaume Sastre GarrigaEnd of 2nd term, no re-election possible
  • Jenny FreemanEnd of 2nd term, no re-election possible
  • Vincent de GrootEnd of 2nd term, no re-election possible
  • Anders SkjerbaekEnd of 1st term, re-election is possible
  • Christian DettmersEnd of 1st term, re-election is possible
  • Piet EelenEnd of 1st term, re-election is possible


If you wish to put yourself forward for an Executive Board position, please send in your CV and motivation letter to the RIMS Secretariat by Monday December 9, 2019 (23:59 Brussels time). Only applications from RIMS members will be taken into account.

RIMS strives for an equal distribution of profiles, professions, academic /v/ non-academic, nationalities and gender.

Elections will take place during the General Assembly, scheduled for June 5, 2020 (on the occasion of the RIMS Annual Conference, June 4-6, 2020, Leuven, Belgium).