SPARC Europe Board Members

SPARC Europe is governed by a Board of Directors. This is an eminent group of individuals well known within the European research library community.

The board meets about 3 times a year to discuss strategy and current state of affairs.

  • Mr Raym Crow, Senior Consultant, SPARC, USA
  • Ms Marlène Delhaye, Head of the Open Access Unit and Head of the E-Resources Service, Aix Marseille University Academic Libraries, France
  • Mr Ignasi Labastida i Juan, Head, Research Unit, Library, University of Barcelona, Spain (CHAIR)
  • Dr Frank C. Manista, European Open Science Manager, Jisc, UK
  • Mr William Nixon, Assistant Director (Academic Engagement and Digital Library), University of Glasgow Library
  • Ms Agnès Ponsati Obiols, Director, Unit of Information Resources for Research, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)
  • Assistant Prof. Jadranka Stojanovski, Dept of Information Sciences, University of Zadar, Croatia
  • Dr. Anna Walek, Director, Gdansk University of Technology Library, Poland
  • Prof. Charlotte Wien, Professor of Scholarly Communication at the University of Southern Denmark

2 new Board Members started with us on 1 January 2020. See what they have to say here.

SPARC Europe Statutes

For more information on the legal status of the foundation, download the SPARC Europe revised statutes (in Dutch) or SPARC Europe Statues revised 2018 (English)