Antonio Echavarren is President of the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry. He is Group Leader at the Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ).



Nausicaa Orlandi, appointed member of the EuCheMS Executive Board. She is President of the Consiglio Nazionale dei Chimici, the governmental institution representing Italian professional chemists.


Pekka Joensuu is the new President of the Finnish Chemical Society. He is a university lecturer at the Aalto University in Finland.

Ioannis Katsoyiannis, elected new Chair of the EuCheMS Division of Chemistry and the Environment. He is assistant professor at the department of Chemistry of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.


John Cassidy is President of the Institute of Chemistry of Ireland. He is Assistant Head of the School of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dublin Institute of Technology.


Matthias Urmann is the new President of the German Chemical Society. He is Director External Innovations at Sanofi R&D Germany.