Governance

GS1 is governed by a management board composed of key leaders and drivers from multi-nationals, retailers, manufacturers and GS1 Member Organisations. As a result, the GS1 management board has a global, multi-sectorial make-up.

EPCglobal Inc. and GS1 Data Excellence Inc. have separate management boards.

GS1 Management Board Members

Mike McNamara
Chief Information Officer
Tesco
Chairman

 

Timothy Smucker
Chairman of the Board
The J. M. Smucker Company
Vice-Chairman

 

Rakesh Biyani
Joint Managing Director
Future retail Ltd.

 

David Calleja Urry
CEO
GS1 Malta

 

Mr Ruben Calonico
CEO
GS1 Argentina

 

Mr Robert (Bob) Carpenter
President & Chief Executive Officer
GS1 US

 

Long Chen
Chairman
China Resources Entreprises

 

Mr Antonio Cherdaui Eguia
CEO
Grupo Cherdaui

 

Joe Crafton
CEO
Crossmark

 

Kevin M. Dougherty
Group Vice President & Chief Supply Chain Officer
The Kroger Co.

 

Rollin L. Ford
Executive VP and Chief Administratiive Officer
Wal-Mart Stores

 

Werner Geissler
Vice Chairman & Adviser to the CEO
The Procter & Gamble Company

 

Pierre Georget
CEO
GS1 France

 

John Gilbert
Member of the Board of Management and CEO Supply Chain
DHL Exel Supply Chain

 

Doug Herrington
Vice President Consumables
Amazon

 

Mr Samir Ramzy Ishak
Group Vice-president of Operations
Abudawood

 

Mr Atsushi Kaneko
Group Chief Information Officer
AEON Co.

 

Philippe Lambotte
Senior Vice President Global Supply Chain
Mattel, Inc.

 

Rhonda Levene
Chief Business and Financial Officer
Daymon Worldwide

 

Mr Miguel Lopera
President & CEO
GS1

 

José Lopez
Executive Vice President of Operations & GLOBE
Nestlé

 

Meinrad Lugan
Member of the Board of Management
B. Braun Melsungen

 

Mr Gary Lynch
CEO
GS1 UK

 

Silvester Macho
CIO
METRO Group

 

William Rodney McMullen
CEO
The Kroger Co.

 

Daniel Myers
Executive Vice President Global Integrated Supply Chain
Mondelez International

 

Mrs Maria Palazzolo
CEO
GS1 Australia

 

Joseph Phi
President
LF Logistics, A Li & Fung Company

 

Mr Jörg Pretzel
CEO
GS1 Germany

 

Mr Arthur Smith
CEO
GS1 Canada

 

Ed Steinike
Vice President & CIO
Coca-Cola

 

Mr Eric Tholomé
Product Management Director
Google

 

Hervé Thoumyre
Chief Information Officer
Carrefour

 

Mr Hiromu Ueno
CEO & Senior Executive Director
GS1 Japan

 

Mark Wagner
President Operations & Community Management
Walgreens