The Organisation

The European Medicines Verification Organisation (EMVO) is a Belgian non-profit organisation representing stakeholders united in securing the legal supply chain from falsified medicines.

Its founding stakeholders are EFPIA (The European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations), Medicines for Europe (The European Generic and Biosimilar Medicines Association), PGEU (The Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union), GIRP (The European Healthcare Distribution Association) and Affordable Medicines Europe (Former EAEPC). EMVO’s affiliate stakeholders are EAHP (European Association of Hospital Pharmacists) and HOPE (European Hospital and Healthcare Federation).

EMVO Board

Adrian van den Hoven
Medicines for Europe
Monika Derecque-Pois
Nathalie Moll
Ilaria Passarani
Kasper Ernest
Affordable Medicines Europe


Andreas Walter
General Manager
Tobias Beer
Chief Operating Officer
Marisa Jimenez Sanchez
Head of HR & Administration
Paul Mills
Enterprise Solution Team | Interim Operations Manager
Stephan Theunissen
Head of Quality Assurance
Emmanouela Nikolakopoulou
Head of Legal & Partner Engagement
Alice Borghi
Quality Assurance | Quality Assurance Manager
Derek Welbeck
Legal & Partner Engagement | Engagement & Communication Manager
Margarita Belichovska
Legal & Partner Engagement | Partner & Business Coordinator
Tracy Slosse
Legal & Partner Engagement | Partner & Project Officer
Louise Eischorn
HR & Administration | Management Assistant
Jannik Jäger
Finance & Accounting | Finance & Accounting Manager
Sofiane Koudil
Finance & Accounting | Accounting & Finance Officer
Gustavo Enrique Rangel
Enterprise Solution Team | Solution Development Manager
Gilbert Prayag
Enterprise Solution Team | Solution Architect
André Geraldes
Enterprise Solution Team | Senior Project Manager
João Pacheco
Enterprise Solution Team | Project Manager
Tiago Barrosa
Enterprise Solution Team | Project Manager
Kailash Jukhoo
Enterprise Solution Team | Customer Success Manager
Lorenzo Mari
Enterprise Solution Team | 2nd Line Support
Sabra Kapalanga
Enterprise Solution Team | 1st Line Support
Floyd Cutinha
Enterprise Solution Team | 1st Line Support
"The European Medicines Verification Organisation (EMVO) is the guarantee of patient safety in Europe."