Elisabeth Rüegg

Company:

Bio-Stiftung Schweiz

Elisabeth Rüegg

Bio-Stiftung Schweiz

As a co-founder of the organic certification body IMO Institute for Marketecology, Elisabeth kept several management positions within the IMO Group until 2012. During this time she performed organic inspections and audits all over the world and was engaged in standard setting and quality management issues. She is working as a free-lance expert since 2011 for various projects and initiatives in the field of organic agriculture, natural resource management and sustainability. Next to her professional engagement, she is serving as vice president of the Bio-Foundation Switzerland and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Fairwild Foundation - both nonprofit organizations with a vision for a sustainable and organic world. Elisabeth is based in Turkey with close ties to Switzerland and to her present work place in Ukraine as teamleader of the German-Ukrainian Cooperation in the Field of Organic Agriculture.