Board of Governors

Mr Arnaud Emériau (President)
Représentation des institutions françaises de sécurité sociale auprès de l'UE (REIF)

Ms Ilka Wölfle (Vice President)
Deutsche Sozialversicherung Europavertretung (DSV)

Mr Johan Aertssen (Treasurer)
Service fédéral des pensions (SFPD)

Ms Sacha L.C. Geenen (Secretary)
Sociale Verzekeringsbank Nederland (SVB)

Mr Janne Metsämäki
Työttömyysvakuutusrahasto (TVR)

Ms Anna Pątek
Zakład Ubezpieczeń Społecznych (ZUS)

Mr Peter Wieninger
Hauptverband der Österreichischen Sozialversicherungsträger (HVB)

Standing Committees

ESIP brings national experts together in a number of Standing Committees to facilitate transnational cooperation in the various sectors of social security relevant at European level.



  • Health Insurance Committee (HEALTH COM)
  • Pension Insurance Committee (PENSION COM)
  • Family and Social Inclusion Committee (FaSI COM)
  • Disability and Rehabilitation Committee (DisRe COM)
  • EurelPro Committee

In addition, ESIP hosts the