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Who we are - Governance


The European Food Banks Federation (FEBA) is a non-profit organization based in Brussels, Belgium.

Our 24 full members (early 2018) constitute the General Assembly of FEBA.

Once every three years, their representatives elect the members of FEBA Board of Directors.

Then the directors elect the President, Vice-President, Treasurer and Secretary. 

The annual financial accounts of FEBA are certified by an external audit firm.

Our Secretary General is Angela Frigo, based in Brussels, Belgium. 

The composition of the Board of Directors is the following:

  • Mr Jacques Vandenschrik (Belgium) - President 
  • Mr Jacques Bailet (France) - Vice-President 
  • Mr Tom Hillemans (Netherlands) - Treasurer
  • Ms Karen-Inger Thorsen (Denmark) - Secretary
  • Mr Jochen Brühl (Germany)
  • Mr Pedro Castaños Ruiz (Spain)
  • Mr Balazs Cseh (Hungary)  
  • Ms Malgorzata Lelonkiewicz (Poland)
  • Mr Marco Lucchini (Italy)

The Board of Directors nominates the Secretary General who leads the organization and manages the team

The annual financial accounts of the European Food Banks Federation, asbl under Belgian law, based in Brussels, and the Fédération européenne des Banques Alimentaires, Association Loi de 1901 de droit français, Bourg-la-Reine (Paris), are certified by two external audit firms.

External auditors 

THIEULLOY et Associés

4 rue Catulle Mendès

75017 Paris, France 

Tel: +33 (0)1 44 08 64 08

Email: cabinet@thieulloy.fr 


757 Chaussée de Waterloo 

1180 Brussels, Belgium

Tel: +32 (0)2 345 00 78