OUR PEOPLE

IBBL is a biobank organised within the Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH). The IBBL community is made up of a Board of Directors (LIH Board of Directors), a Management Committee, and the remainder of the IBBL staff.

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for basic oversight, review of operations and for ensuring that the institute continues to meet goals and objectives. The Board of Directors shall determine the strategic orientations of activities of the institute and shall ensure their implementation in order to allow for the fulfilment of the institute purposes.

The Board of Directors, who took office on January 1st 2020, includes the following members:

Gregor BAERTZ
President of the Board,
Orthopedic surgeon, Hôpitaux Robert Schuman, Zithaklinik
(Luxembourg)
Xavier POOS
Vice President of the Board,
Deputy Administrative Director,
Ministry of Health (Luxembourg)
Lysiane BACK
Member of the Board,
Former Vice-President BCEE
(Luxembourg)
Françoise BERTHET
Member of the Board,
Deputy Medical and Technical Director, Health Directorate of the Ministry of Health (Luxembourg)
Carole BRUECKLER
Member of the Board,
Strategic Advisor, Health Technologies Directorate of the Ministry of Economy
(Luxembourg)
Alain KOHL
Member of the Board,
Professor, University of Glasgow (United Kingdom)
Pierrot SCHILTZ
Member of the Board,
Lawyer
(Luxembourg)
Robert MULLER
Member of the Board,
Medical doctor specialised in Urology, Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch
(Luxembourg)
Viviane BREMER
Member of the Board,
Head of Unit for HIV/AIDS, STI and Bloodborne Infections, Robert Koch Institute (Germany)
Léon DIEDERICH
Member of the Board,
“Commissaire de Gouvernement”,
Ministry of Higher Education and Research (Luxembourg)

Management Committee

The Management Committee includes the senior IBBL leadership. The Management Committee has responsibility for all operations of IBBL, including the distribution of samples, and other activities as assigned by the Board of Directors.

The Management Committee is composed of:

Ulf NEHRBASS
Chief Executive Officer Ad Interim
Marc GRABOWSKI
Chief Financial & Administrative Officer
arnaud-dagostini-smallArnaud D’AGOSTINI
Head of Marketing & Communication

Head of IBBL
sabine-lehmann-smallSabine LEHMANN
Head of Quality
Katy BEAUMONT
Head of Biorepository

IT Manager

Head of Biorefinery Production

Our Staff

Our staff is composed of: