EC-LLD
Board
Matthias Lorimer

Matthias Lorimer

Matthias Lorimer (M.Sc. in Agricultural Science and Technology) is an agronomist and as a trainee spent 1 year at the Swiss Organic Research Institut - FiBL (CH). Since 2018, he worked as Secretary of EC-LLD, focusing on enlarging and strengthening the European seed...

Jennifer McConnel

Jennifer McConnel

Jennifer has an academic background in Anthropology, Business, Geography and Development and she has been with Irish Seed Savers Association as General Manager since February 2017. Initially coming on board for a 2 year term, she was brought in to strengthen the...

Riccardo Bocci

Riccardo Bocci

Technical director of Rete Semi Rurali, he coordinates the activities of the association with particular reference to research projects. He graduated in Agriculture from the University of Florence. He has edited several publications on agrobiodiversity and the impact...

Cyrille Pacteau

Cyrille Pacteau

  He is a farmer in the collective: ESSAIM, Ferme du Villard, and the groups do several activities: vegetable production, vegetable and flower seed production, animal traction and artisanal beer production.   Since 2017, He has been an administrator at the Réseau...

Maria Carrascosa

Maria Carrascosa

Agronomic Engineer with Masters Degree in Organic Agriculture. For more than 15 years, she has focused her professional activity on the development of initiatives and actions in the framework of food sovereignty, agroecology, agricultural biodiversity, family farming...

Béla Bartha

Béla Bartha

After finishing his studies in Biology (Archaeoethnobotany) Béla Bartha worked as a manager for public relations and coordinated several national exhibitions to vulgarize scientific work for a broader public. Until 1999 he worked as a teacher in Biology at a high...