Bioversity International is governed by a Board of Trustees that generally meets twice a year. The Board’s duties include approving Bioversity International’s board organizational framework, defining the organization’s objectives, and approving and monitoring efforts to achieve these goals. The Board appoints the Director General to act as Bioversity International’s chief executive officer. The Director General is responsible to the Board for Bioversity International’s operations and management and for ensuring that its programmes and objectives are properly developed and carried out.
Bioversity International Board of Trustees in 2014
Board Chair: Cristián Samper
Vice Chair: Carl Hausmann
Maria Helena Semedo
M. Ann Tutwiler