Leadership team

IFAW leadership are available for comment on a wide array of animal welfare topics both as a general resource and for media interviews.

Executive Leadership

President and Chief Executive Officer
Chair, Board of Directors
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Communications
Vice President for Conservation and Animal Welfare
Director of IT and Facilities
Director of Human Resources
Vice President of Development
Chief of Staff, International Fund for Animal Welfare
General Counsel
Vice President for International Operations

Regional Leadership

Dr. Elsayed Ahmed Mohamed, Regional Director, Middle East and North Africa
Regional Director, Middle East and North Africa
Jeffrey Flocken, Regional Director, North America
Regional Director, North America
Grace Ge Gabriel, Regional Director, Asia
Regional Director, Asia
James Isiche, Regional Director, East Africa
Regional Director, East Africa
Vivek Menon, Director of IFAW partner, Wildlife Trust of India
Senior Advisor to the CEO on Strategic Partnerships & Philanthropy
Céline Sissler-Bienvenu, Director, France and Francophone Africa
Director, France and Francophone Africa
Arien van der Heijden, Country Director, Netherlands
Country Director, Netherlands
Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova, Regional Director, Russia & CIS
Regional Director, Russia & CIS
Patricia Zaat, Country Director, Canada
Country Director, Canada
Sonja Van Tichelen, Regional Director, European Union
Regional Director, European Union
Philip Mansbridge, UK Regional Director
UK Regional Director