ESGE Executive Committee

ESGE Executive Committee

Strategic aims and responsibilities

  • To coordinate the Society, its Committees and Working Groups
  • To assure the implementation of the Society’s Strategic Plan and to organize every 3 years its review and update
  • To assure the financial sustainability of the Society and its ongoing projects

  • To organize the ESGE Days and e-Events
  • To propose changes to the Statutes to the General Assembly
Mário Dinis-Ribeiro

PRESIDENT: Mário Dinis-Ribeiro

  • Head of department Servico de Gastrenterologia
  • Instituto Portugues de Oncologia 'Francisco Gentil'
  • Porto, Portugal
Helmut Messmann

PRESIDENT-ELECT: Helmut Messmann

  • Director and Head of department
  • III Med. Klinik Klinikum Augsburg
  • Augsburg, Germany
Thierry Ponchon

PAST-PRESIDENT: Thierry Ponchon

  • Head of Digestive Diseases Dpt
  • E. Herriot Hospital
  • Lyon, France


  • Chief, Institute of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
    Emek Medical Center
  • Afula, Israel

TREASURER: Cesare Hassan

  • Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital
  • Rome, Italy