EFQM is a not for profit, membership Foundation. It is run by the members, for the members. In addition to the EFQM Management Team based in Brussels, a Board of Directors oversees EFQM’s operations. It is supported by a Strategy Committee, a Finance and Audit Committee and a Nomination and HR Committee.
Board of Directors
The EFQM BOARD OF DIRECTORS meets twice a year. Its role is to ensure that EFQM’s strategy and its implementation are aligned with the mission of the Foundation, taking into account the views and expectations of all stakeholder groups. It also strives to maximise the added-value for members and to secure EFQM’s sustainable financial independence. The Board of Directors consists of the CEOs or senior executives of EFQM members. Directors are elected for a two-year period. They elects one of them to Chair the Board.
The CHAIRMAN AND MEMBERS OF THE BOARD are :
Finance and Audit Committee
The FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE meets at least twice a year and assists the Board of Directors on all financial matters. This includes budgeting and review of financial statements which are audited annually by KMPG.
The FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE Members are :
- Russell Longmuir, EFQM
- Geert Opdenbosch, EFQM
- Elodie Buronfosse, Keolis
- Alessandro Carano
Nomination and HR Committee
The NOMINATION AND HUMAN RESOURCES COMMITTEE assist the Board of Directors for the nomination and remuneration of EFQM’s CEO. It meets on an as needed basis. It also assists the CEO on key HR issues if requested.
The NOMINATION AND HUMAN RESOURCES COMMITTEE Members are:
- Paul Little, City of Glasgow College
- Hans Kostwein, Kostwein Group