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 members 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 EAEPC (The European Association of Euro-Pharmaceutical Companies).

EMVO Board

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


Andreas Walter
General Manager
Tobias Beer
Head of Commercial & Partner Management
Marisa Jimenez Sanchez
Head of Finance & Administration
Koen Van Gompel
Operations Manager
Stephan Theunissen
Quality Assurance Manager
Emmanouela Nikolakopoulou
Commercial & Partner Management | Legal Counsel
Alastair Crooks
Commercial & Partner Management | On-Boarding and Communication Coordinator
Fanny Trenteseaux
Commercial & Partner Management | Project Coordinator & Customer Relationship Manager
Jannik Jäger
Commercial & Partner Management | Project & Service Center Coordinator
Benedikt Fischer
Commercial & Partner Management | Support Coordinator
Sofiane Koudil
Finance & Administration | Junior Accountant
André Geraldes
Operations | Business Analyst & Technical Support
João Pacheco
Operations | Business & Technical Analyst
Tiago Barrosa
Operations | Business & Technical Analyst
Lorenzo Mari
Operations | Business & Technical Analyst
Annette Aragones
Quality Assurance | Compliance Coordinator
Paul Mills
Operations | External Consultant
"The European Medicines Verification Organisation (EMVO) is the guarantee of patient security in Europe."