Appointment of interim CEO of IDF

Linda McGoldrick has been appointed interim Chief Executive Officer of IDF until a permanent appointment is made, hopefully by the spring of 2013.

Linda is a global business strategy leader and policy expert in the health care and life sciences sectors.  She has held a number of senior roles in European and North American companies, and has extensive experience of serving on the boards of NGOs, charities and public bodies in both Europe and the US.

Linda will take up her duties on Tuesday 8 January and will be welcomed to the Executive Office in Brussels by Michael Hirst, the incoming President, who takes up office on 1 January 2013.