The FEFANA Team is at your service. Please find here below the list of our staff members and their responsibilities to help you find the right person to answer your query. Our team members speak the following languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese.

Joerg Seifert

Secretary General

Joerg has studied food science and technology and he also holds an MBA. He is responsible for the effective management of the affairs of the association including representing the interests of the FEFANA membership towards EU institutions and other stakeholders, supporting the Members, ensuring effective and efficient administration and providing leadership to the FEFANA staff team.

Giuseppe Luca Capodieci

Technical and Regulatory Manager

Luca is a food technologist with a PhD in agri-food economy and extensive experience in regulatory affairs as well as in the livestock and meat industry. He is responsible for scientific/technical files relevant to the industry and follows up on feed and food regulatory developments impacting on the strategic interests of the FEFANA membership, including those pertaining to sustainability and innovation. Luca also provides support to and co-ordination of Expert Groups and advocacy of industry’s interests through contacts with EU competent authorities.

Alicia Juárez Pallarés

Consortia and Regulatory Manager

Alicia is an Environmental and Agricultural Engineer with profound working experience in the coordination of different EU-funded projects on food and feed safety. Alicia’s main responsibilities are the project management and the follow-up of feed additive authorisation dossiers by consortia of interested companies under Regulation (EC) No 1831/2003 including preparation of technical and regulatory files, information and data management, administration and practical support. Alicia also provides support and co‐ordination of Expert Groups and advocacy of industry’s interests through contacts with EU competent authorities.

Chiara Francesca Bellone de Grecis

Communication Officer

Chiara holds Master degrees in Animal Law and Society and in International Relations. She is in charge of the EU policy and regulatory monitoring and reporting, and assists with preparation of internal and external communication. Chiara also provides effective support and assistance to the work of FEFANA technical and regulatory managers.

Bertrand Larsimont


Bertrand’s tasks include data management, invoicing, dissemination of meeting materials and other internal and external communications, and other implementation activities.

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