Served IBMA as it’s founding president and was instrumental in establishing the association as the “go to” organisation for biocontrol within EU institutions and OECD. In 2015 an Award was established to honour Bernard and reward practical biocontrol solutions coming to the market.
Served IBMA through establishing administrative support and communication from the establishment of the association until the office was moved to and fully established and maintained in Brussels.
Served IBMA Global as Treasurer and IBMA France as President and was responsible for establishing biocontrol training within the Academy of BioControl in Paris.
Served IBMA as it’s second president and established outreach efforts to obtain global membership and promotion of biocontrol.
Is serving the interests of IBMA since he was appointed by Bernard Blum to provide and manage regulatory affairs for the association in the EU and at OECD level. He has established the IBMA Regulatory Affairs website and provides valuable advice and assistance to the IBMA Board, Executive Director, Executive Committee and Members to this day.
Served IBMA Global representing the Semio-chemicals Professional Group and IBMA UK as Secretary and was responsible for co-ordinating the IBMA SCLP Task Force combined regulatory dossier and managing the registration process.