VIPA International leadership & structure
All regular members of the association (manufacturers and suppliers) have a seat on the Board of Directors. The current Board was elected by the General Assembly on 28 September 2018 in Vienna, Austria.
VIPA International Board of Directors:
VIPA International Organisation Chart
- Sebastian Baars, Vaku Isotherm, VIPA International President
- John Balazs, Panasonic, VIPA International Vice-President
- Gary Chalkley, Camvac, VIPA International Treasurer
- Gregor Erbenich, Porextherm
- Aviv Sotto, Avery Dennison Hanita
- Vladimir Pogač, Turvac,
- Sebastian Gralla, va-Q-Tec
- Tony Scott, Kingspan Insulation
- Uroš Cotelj, Knauf Insulation
- Michel Chauvois, Rexor
- Tom Heckard, CSafe
- Tom Martens, Microtherm
- Mark Connell, Kevothermal
The majority of VIPA's work is carried out by three Working Groups (see chart), which provides a structured platform whereby member representatives can discuss matters relevant for the industry.
For more information about VIPA International governance and operation rules, please download the Bylaws of the association here.