The IBRA Team
Prof. Robert Pickard (UK)
Robert is our Chairman and oversees the strategy and performance of IBRA. He manages the Editors and Editorial Boards for JAR and Bee World.
Hans Kjaersgaard (UK & Denmark)
Hans is our Company Secretary and ensures that we operate in accordance with UK law and charity requirements.
Prof. William Kirk (UK)
William ensures the day to day running of IBRA conforms to the strategic objectives and those determined by the Trustees.
Jacqueline Hart (UK)
Jacqueline is the Treasurer.
Dr Martin Kunz (UK & Germany)
Martin manages social media for IBRA.
Stuart Roberts (UK)
Stuart manages IBRA book publishing and the IBRA bookshop.
Operational Management Team
William Kirk, Jacqueline Hart, Martin Kunz and Stuart Roberts form the operational management team and meet regularly to develop the business and ensure the safe operation of IBRA.
The members of the IBRA Council are the trustees of the organisation. They are responsible for policy. Information about them is given here.
Bee World Editorial Board
Bee World is edited by Robert Brodschneider (Austria). The editorial board members are: Karina Antúnez (Uruguay), Maria Bouga (Greece), Stephen Devanesan (India), James D. Ellis (USA), Wanja Kinuthia (Kenya), Robert Pickard (UK), Dr Cooper Schouten (Australia) and Maja Smodiš Škerl (Slovenia).
Journal of Apicultural Research Editorial Board
Journal of Apicultural Research is edited by Dr Maria Bouga (Greece) and Dr Melanie Parejo (Switzerland & Spain). The editoral board members are: Dr Adriana M Alippi (Argentina), Dr Panuwan Chantawannakul (Thailand), Dr Vanessa Corby-Harris (USA), Dr Bjørn Dahle (Norway), Dr Anna Gajda (Poland). Prof. Irfan Kandemir Turkey), Dr Juliana Rangel (USA), Dr Victoria Soroker (Israel), Dr Jevrosima Stevanovic (Serbia), Dr Robert Brodschneider (Austria) and Prof. Robert Pickard (UK).
Quince Honey Farm
Quince Honey Farm in Devon, UK, runs the bookshop for IBRA. They receive the orders, manage stock, invoice customers and supply books etc. to order.
Computer Freedom Collective
Computer Freedom Collective, through the CEO Jithin Tankachan, supports the IBRA website to ensure the service is stable and available 24 hours a day.