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Management Board

GS1 is governed by a management board composed of key leaders and drivers from multi-nationals, retailers, manufacturers and GS1 Member Organisations. As a result, the GS1 management board has a global, multi-sectorial make-up. EPCglobal Inc. and GS1 Data Excellence Inc. have separate management boards.

Kathryn Wengel

Executive Vice President & Chief Global Supply Chain Officer, Johnson & Johnson


Mark Batenic

Chairman, IGA, Inc.


Miguel A. Lopera

President & CEO, GS1 Global Office


Bruno Aceto

CEO, GS1 Italy

Laura Becker

President – Global Business Services, Procter & Gamble

Rocco Braeuniger

VP UK/EU Consumables & Programs , Amazon

Steven Breen

SVP Enterprise Inventory Optimization , Walmart

Mike Byrne

CEO, GS1 Ireland

Bob Carpenter

President & CEO, GS1 US

François Deprey

CEO, GS1 France

Kurt Droeshout

COO & Group VP Operations, Abudawood Group

Ahmed ElKalla

CEO, GS1 Egypt

Thomas Fell

CEO, GS1 Germany

Béatrice Guillaume-Grabisch

Executive VP & Global Head HR & Business Services, Nestlé S.A.

Gregor Herzog

CEO, GS1 Austria

John Inwright

Chairman, GS1 US

Xiao An Ji

Chairman, Beijing Hualian Group

Stéphane Lannuzel

Operations Chief Digital Officer, L’Oréal

Anna Lin

CEO, GS1 Hong Kong

José G. Loaiza Herrera

VP of International Business & Digital Strategy, Grupo Exito

Meinrad Lugan

Member of the Management Board, B. Braun Melsungen

Eileen MacDonald

President & CEO, GS1 Canada

Susan Moffatt-Bruce

CEO, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Maria Palazzolo

Executive Director and CEO, GS1 Australia

José Antonio Parra Ashby

Director - Global Digital Transformation, Grupo Bimbo

Martin Reintjes

Member of the International Executive Board of Dr. Oetker Nahrungsmittel KG, Dr Oetker

Chris Resweber

Senior VP of Industry & Government Affairs, The J.M. Smucker Co.

Oscar Rubiani

CEO, GS1 Paraguay

Yoshitomo Suzuki

Chief Officer Merchandising Procurement and President, Aeon Co. Ltd. and Aeon Global Merchandising Co. Ltd.

Ozgur Tort

CEO, Migros Ticaret

Andrea Turner

VP, Global Customer Service & Logistics, Mondelēz International

Subramaniam Venkatachalam

Director, Reliance Retail Limited

Lin Wan

Senior VP, Cainiao (Alibaba Group)

Vincent Weijers


Chenghai Zhang

CEO, GS1 China