Council Committees

The three Council Committees are composed of members of the Council, each with different powers and functions.

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee offers guidance to the Executive Director and serves as the decision maker on urgent matters, which cannot be considered by the Executive Director, and cannot be referred to Council due to time or other constraints.

President
Prof. Ihsane Ben Yahya
Morocco
President-elect
Dr Greg Chadwick
United States of America
Treasurer
Assist. Prof. Nikolai Sharkov
Bulgaria
Non-voting member
Enzo Bondioni
Switzerland
Finance Committee

The Finance Committee makes financial recommendations for consideration by FDI Council and the General Assembly. The Committee offers guidance on FDI's financial affairs and prepares the annual budget, analyzes annual financial reports, and makes recommendations on membership subscription fees and investments.

Chair
Assist. Prof. Nikolai Sharkov
Bulgaria
Member
Dr Nahawand Thabet
Egypt
Member
Dr Carol G. Summerhays
United States of America
Member
Dr Duygu Ilhan
Turkey
Remuneration Committee

The Remuneration Committee evaluates the Executive Director’s performance and conducts the annual review. The Committee also makes recommendations regarding allowances and other expenses for Council members, Standing Committees, Working Groups and Task Teams. Recommendations made by the Remuneration Committee are presented to the Finance Committee for approval.

Chair
Prof. Ihsane Ben Yahya
Morocco
Member
Dr Greg Chadwick
United States of America
Member
Assist. Prof. Nikolai Sharkov
Bulgaria
Member
Prof. Young Guk Park
Republic of Korea