The seven-member board meets several times a year and steers all important decisions and development processes of the association.
Members of the Board:
Ök.-Rat Markus Schörpf (Chairman; Organic Farmer)
Rupert Bauinger (Chairman GGT, Managing Director Fixkraft)
Mag. Tanja Dietrich-Hübner (Ecology and CSR-Representative, REWE International AG)
DI Dr. Karl Feichtinger (Wech Geflügel GmbH)
Mag. Thomas Fertl (Director Agricultural Policy, Bio Austria)
Josef Niederschick (Corporate Sourcing, Hofer KG)
Lukas Sövegjarto (Sustainability Expert, SPAR Österreich)
Friedrich Tiroch (Managing Director Obersteirische Molkerei)
The advisory council advises board and management in their decisions and offers valued expertise from the different fields that are important for freedom from GMO.
Members of the Advisory Council:
Dr. Helmut Gaugitsch (Federal Environment Agency; Department Head Land Use & Biosafety)
Anton Hubmann (Tonis Freilandeier)
Matthias Krön (Initiative Donau Soja)
DI Adolf Marksteiner (Austrian Chamber of Agriculture, Department Head Market Policy)
Mag. Heidemarie Porstner (Global 2000; GMO-Campaigning)
DI Iris Strutzmann (Austrian Chamber of Labour Vienna, Department Environment)
Dagmar Urban (Greenpeace Austria; Head of GMO-Campaigning)
Since the founding of ARGE Gentechnik-frei in 1997, Florian Faber is in charge of the management of the platform.