The ESA

ESA Council

The Council consists of the members of the Board of Directors and the elected National Representatives of Personal Members in individual European countries.

Any European country (as defined by the World Health Organisation) with at least 25 Active/ Trainee Members or at least 10% of practicing anaesthesiologists in that country whichever is the smaller number shall be entitled to elect one representative to Council.

Elections for Council representatives take place every year when necessary.

Term of office is 3 years running from April to March, renewable once for a second term of office of 2 years.  

Council Members 2017 - 2020

Country

Council Member

Albania

Rudin Domi

Austria

Anette-Marie Schultz

Belgium

Vincent Bonhomme

Bosnia-Herzegovina 

Jasmina Smajic 

Bulgaria

Valentin Vlasakov

Croatia

Natasa Kovac

Czech Republic

Petr Stourac

Denmark

Susanne Wammen 

Estonia 

Juri Karjagin

Finland

Sinikka Münte 

France

Pierre Albaladejo

Germany

Kai Zacharowski 

Greece

Charalampos Pantazopoulos 

Hungary

Ilona Bobek

Ireland

Kevin Bailey

Israel

Orit Nahtomi Shick

Italy

Luca Brazzi

Kosovo

Agreta Gashi 

Latvia

Indulis Vanags 

Lithuania

Tomas Jovaisa

Malta

Mario Zerafa 

Netherlands

Benedikt Preckel 

Norway

Else-Marie Ringvold

Poland

Janusz Andres

Portugal

Francisco Maio Matos

Romania

Dorel Sandesc 

Russian Federation

Konstanin Lebedinskii

Serbia

Radmilo Jankovic 

Slovakia

Stefan Trenkler

Slovenia

Janez Kompan 

Spain

Maria Cristina Honorato

Sweden

Jonas Akeson

Switzerland

Christian Kern 

Republic of Macedonia

Mirjana Shosholcheva 

Turkey

Zekeriyya Alanoglu 

Ukraine

Yuriy Kobelyatskyy

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Michael Nathanson

Trainee Representative

Anne Blank ǀ Germany

Trainee Representative

Gustavo Norte ǀ Portugal


Responsabilities of the Council Member