The Board

Currently, the ECSA Board members are:

  • Alfons Karabuda (Sweden) – President
  • Bernard Grimaldi (France) – Vice-President
  • Jørgen Karlstrøm (Norway) – Vice-President
  • John Groves (Germany) – Treasurer
  • Luis Ivars (Spain) – Board Member
  • Jana Andreevska (Macedonia) – Board Member
  • Wally Badarou (France) – Board Member
  • Arriën Molema (Netherlands) – Board Member
  • Esther Gottschalk (Netherlands) – Board Member

The President

Alfons Karabuda (Sweden) was re-elected to the position of ECSA President in February 2019. Mr. Karabuda is also Chairman of the Swedish Society of Popular Music Composers and Chairman of the Polar Music Prize Award Committee, as well as Executive Vice-President of the International Music Council at UNESCO in Paris.

Honorary Presidents

On the occasion of the ECSA 10th anniversary, the General Assembly inaugurated former ECF Chairman Klaus Ager and former APCOE Chairman David Ferguson as Honorary ECSA Presidents.

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