Director general

Director General

The Director General is the chief executive officer and legal representative of the Center with full powers to administer the Center according to instructions given by the Council.

The Director General is elected by the Assembly for a term of four years and may be re-elected for another term. DG's deputies are elected by the Council for a term of three years.


Currently the post of Director General is vacant. The Executive Manager Mr David Tavželj is looking after the administration of ICPE temporarily.



Former ICPE Directors-General

Mr Andrej Logar (2019 - 2021)*

Mr Anand N. Asthana, PhD (2015 - 2019)

Mr Janez Podobnik, MD (2012 - 2015)*

Mr Štefan Bogdan Šalej (2009 - 2012)

Mr Peter Volasko (2008 - 2009)*

Mr Priyadarshi Thakur (2006 - 2008)

Mr Benjamin Lukman, PhD (2002 - 2006)

Mr C.K. Modi (1996 - 2002)

Mr V.K. Dar**

Mr Žiga Vodušek, PhD**


*Acting Director General
** Executive Director


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