Board members

Board members

  • PresidentTomas BrunegårdPresidentWAN-IFRA
  • First Vice-PresidentFirst Vice PresidentMichael GoldenNon-Executive Vice ChairmanThe New York Times Company
  • Second Vice-PresidentSecond Vice President Representing NPA - Newspaper Publishers AssociationKevin BeattyCEOdmg media
  • TreasurerTore StangebyeNorscan Partners AS

Members

  • ArgentinaJorge Carlos RendoPresidente / CEOClarín A.G.E.A. SA
  • ArgentinaRepresenting ADEPA - Asociación de Entidades Periodísticas Argentinas Daniel DesseinDirectorLa Gaceta S. A.
  • AustriaRepresenting VÖZ - Verband Österreichischer Zeitungen Eugen RussVerlagsleiterRussmedia Verlag GmbH
  • AustriaMarkus MairCEOStyria Media Group AG
  • AustriaChair of the Directors of Member Associations CommitteeGerald GrünbergerManaging DirectorVÖZ - Verband Österreichischer Zeitungen
  • BelgiumPaul VerwiltChief Operations OfficerConcentra Media Group NV
  • BelgiumRepresenting La Presse.beDaniel Van WylickDirecteur Général des Rédactions - Chief Editorial OfficerRossel & Cie SA - Le Soir
  • BrazilHonorary MemberJayme SirotskyPresidente EméritoRBS-Brazil Zero Hora Editora Jornalistica SA
  • BrazilPresident World Editors Forum, Representing ANJMarcelo RechEditorial Vice PresidentRBS-Brazil Zero Hora Editora Jornalistica SA
  • BulgariaRepresenting Union of Publishers in BulgariaTheodore ZahovCo-owner and Chairman of the Board of directors Economedia ADEconomedia AD
  • Burkina FasoRepresenting Société des Editeurs de la Presse PrivéeMoumina Sy CheriffDirecteur de PublicationSEP - Société des Editeurs de la Presse Privée
  • CanadaGuy CrevierVice-President & EditorLa Presse Ltée
  • CanadaRepresenting CNA - Canadian Newspaper Association Phillip CrawleyPublisher and Chief Executive OfficerThe Globe and Mail
  • CanadaHonorary MemberRoger Parkinson
  • ChileRepresenting Asociación Nacional de la PrensaRicardo HeppPresidenteAsociación Nacional de la Prensa (ANP)
  • ColombiaRepresenting ANDIARIOS, the Colombian Newspapers AssociationLuis Miguel de BedoutPresidenteEl Colombiano S.A. & CIA. S.C.A.
  • Czech RepublicRepresenting Unie VydavateluLibuse SmuclerovaCEOCzech News Center a.s.
  • DenmarkSpecial Adviser to the President, Representing the Media Freedom Advisory BoardLars Henrik MunchChairman of the BoardJP/Politikens Hus A/S
  • DenmarkRepresenting DDF - Danske Dagblades Forening!Stig ØrskovCEOJP/Politikens Hus A/S
  • EcuadorRepresenting AEDEP - Asociación Ecuatoriana de Editores de Periódicos César Pérez BarrigaPresident of AEDEPAEDEP Asociación Ecuatoriana de Editores de Periódicos
  • El SalvadorJosé Roberto DutrizPresidente EjecutivoGrupo Dutriz
  • EstoniaRepresenting EALL - Eesti Ajalehtede LiitMart RaudsaarCEOEesti Ajalehtede Liit - EALL
  • FinlandRepresenting Sanomalehtien LiittoVesa-Pekka KangaskorpiCEO and PresidentKeskisuomalainen Oyj
  • FranceRepresenting the News AgenciesMichèle LéridonGlobal News DirectorAFP - Agence France-Presse Paris
  • FranceNicolas CorneauDirecteur Général adjointLa Montagne Centre France SA
  • FranceOlivier DervilleDirecteur des Achats, Membre du DirectoireLes Papiers de Presse SA
  • FranceRepresenting SPQN - Syndicat de la Presse Quotidienne NationaleFrançois DufourEditor in ChiefPlay Bac Presse
  • GermanyThomas LindnerCEOFAZ -Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung GmbH
  • GermanyRepresenting BDZV - Bundesverband Deutscher ZeitungsverlegerValdo Lehari jr.Publisher / CEOReutlinger General-Anzeiger Verlags-GmbH & Co. KG
  • GhanaRepresenting PRINPAG - Private Newspaper Publishers Association of Ghana Gina Ama BlayPresidentPrivate Newspaper Publishers Association of Ghana (PRINPAG)
  • HungaryKatalin HavasSecretary GeneralMagyar Lapkiadók Egyesülete - MLE
  • IndiaSpecial Adviser to the PresidentD D PurkayasthaManaging Director & CEOABP Pvt Ltd
  • IndiaRepresemting World Printers ForumKasturi BalajiDirector, Kasturi & Sons Ltd.Kasturi & Sons Ltd
  • IndiaHonorary MemberJacob MathewExecutive EditorMalayala Manorama Company Ltd
  • IndiaRepresenting INS - Indian Newspaper SocietyPratap PawarChairmanSakaal Media Group
  • IndiaK.N. Shanth KumarDirector & EditorThe Printers (Mysore) Pvt. Ltd.
  • IndonesiaRepresenting SPSDahlan IskanDirector Newspapers Assoc. PT Jawa Pos Koran
  • IrelandRepresenting NNI - National Newspapers of Ireland Liam KavanaghManaging DirectorThe Irish Times Ltd
  • ItalyRepresenting ENPACarlo PerroneVice PresidentItedi S.p.A. (Genova)
  • ItalyAlessandro BompieriGeneral Director-MediaRCS Media Group
  • JapanRepresenting NSK - Nihon Shinbun KyokaiIKojiro ShiraishiPresidentThe Yomiuri Shimbun
  • Korea (Republic)Honorary MemberSeok Hyun HongChairman & CEOJoongAng Media Network
  • Korea (Republic)Representing KAN - Korean Newspapers AssociationDae-Whan ChangChairman & PublisherMaeil Business Newspaper
  • LuxembourgRepresenting ALEJ - Association Luxembourgeoise des Editeurs de JournauxAlvin SoldAdministrateur déléguéEditpress Luxembourg SA
  • Moldova (Republic)Representing API, Association of Independ PressPetru MacoveiExecutive DirectorAssociation of Independent Press (API)
  • MongoliaRepresenting Association of Free and Independent PublishersBataa ErdenebaatarPresidentMAFIP - Mongolian Association of free and independent publishers
  • MongoliaRepresenting Newspaper Association of MongoliaOyungerel BatnasanDirectorNewspaper Association of Mongolia
  • NetherlandsRepresenting NDP NieuwsmediaGeert Jan van der SnoekCEOTelegraaf Media Groep
  • New ZealandRepresenting NPA - Newspaper Publishers' AssociationMichael MuirManaging DirectorGisborne Herald Co Ltd
  • NorwayRepresenting Global Alliance for Media InnovationRolf Dyrnes SvendsenHead of Digital DevelopmentAdresseavisen ASA
  • NorwayRepresenting MBL - Norwegian Media Businesses' AssociatonMari VelsandExecutive Vice PresidentAmedia AS
  • PakistanRepresenting APNS - All Pakistan Newspapers SocietyTanvir Ahmed TahirExecutive DirectorAPNS - All Pakistan Newspapers Society
  • PhilippinesSandy Prieto-RomualdezPresident / CEOPhilippine Daily Inquirer
  • PolandIzba Wydawców PrasyMarek ChylinskiRepresentativePolish Association of Newspaper Publishers IZBA Wydawcow Prasy - IWP
  • PortugalRepresenting Portuguese Press AssociationJoão PalmeiroChairmanAssociação Portuguesa de Imprensa - API
  • Russian FederationRepresenting GIPP - Guild Of Press PublishersEugene AbovMember of the Executive BoardGIPP - Union of Publishers
  • Russian FederationRepresenting ANRI - Alliance of Independent Regional Publishers of RussiaGrigoriy KunisPublisherLtd. Independent Regional Newspapers Severo-Zapad, Moscow
  • Saudi ArabiaRepresenting the Middle East CommitteeSaleh AlhumaidanAl-Yaum Media House
  • SingaporeAlan Chan Heng LoonChief Executive OfficerSingapore Press Holdings Ltd
  • SlovakiaRepresenting Slovak Publishers´ Association Asociácia vydavateľov tlače
  • South AfricaRepresenting Print Media South AfricaNeo MomoduPresidentMedia24
  • SpainRepresenting News Media Europe, NMEFernando de Yarza Lopez-MadrazoCEOHeraldo de Aragón Editora S.L.U.
  • SpainJosé Manuel Lozano OrúsSenior Advisor - Director Proyectos EstrategicosHeraldo de Aragón Editora S.L.U.
  • SpainJavier Moll de MiguelPresidentePrensa Ibérica Media, SL
  • SpainRepresenting AEDE - Asociacion De Editores De Diarios Espanoles Luís Enríquez NistalCEOVocento S.A.
  • Sri LankaRepresenting Independent Newspapers Ltd.Sinha RatnatungaExecutive Director/EditorWijeya Newspapers Ltd
  • SwedenHonorary MemberBengt BraunPresidentBonnier AB
  • SwedenRepresenting TU, Swedish Media Publishers AssociationSture BergmanCEO and PresidentVästerbottens-Kurirens Media AB
  • SwitzerlandRepresenting Verband Schweizer MeidenVeit DenglerCEO NZZ-MediengruppeNZZ Media Services AG
  • SwitzerlandRepresenting Verband Schweizer MedienHans Heinrich ConinxVerband Schweizer Medien
  • ThailandChairman the Asia Pacific CommitteePichai ChuensuksawadiGroup Editor-in-ChiefThe Post Publishing Public Co Ltd
  • TurkeyRepresenting Gazete Sahipleri BirligHanzade Dogan BoynerChairwomanDogan Gazetecilik A.S.
  • UkraineRepresenting AIRPPU - Independent Regional Press Publishers of UkraineOleksandr ChovhanPresidentRIA Media Corporation
  • UkraineRepresenting UAPP - Ukrainian Association of Press PublishersOleksii PogorelovGeneral DirectorUkrainian Association of Press Publishers - UAPP
  • USAHonorary Board MemberK. Prescott LowPresidentBridges Worldwide
  • USARepresenting NMA - News Media AllianceDonna BarrettPresident and CEOCommunity Newspaper Holdings, Inc.
  • USARepresenting Youth Literacy CommitteeScott C. SchurzChairmanSchurz Communications Inc.
  • VenezuelaMiguel Henrique Otero CastilloPresidente EditorC.A. Editora El Nacional