Team at headquarters

Gender, Equality and Diversity & ILOAIDS Branch (GED & ILOAIDS)

Ms. Shauna Olney

Ms. Emanuela Pozzan
Senior Specialist, Gender Equality

Ms. Adrienne Cruz
Senior Gender Specialist

Ms. Ilka Schoellmann
Technical Specialist on Equality and Non-Discrimination

Mr. Syed Mohammad Afsar
Communications, including website

Mr. Umberto Cattaneo

Ms. Mari Schlanbusch
Junior Professional Officer, Gender Equality and Diversity

Ms. Valentina Beghini
Technical Officer Gender

Mr. Esteban Tromel
Senior Disability Specialist

Mr. Eric Carlson
Disability Specialist

Mr. Jurgen Menze
Disability Inclusion Officer

Ms. Irini Proios Torras
Junior Legal Officer

Mr. Martin Oelz
Senior Specialist on Equality and Non-Discrimination

Mr. Rishabh Dhir
Technical Officer

Ms. Maria Cabrera Ormaza
Labour Law Officer

Mr. Kofi Amekudzi
Technical Officer, UNAIDS Focal Point

Ms. Josiane Djiofack Tsague
Junior Technical Officer

Ms. Olga Gomez Alcazar
Junior Technical Officer

Mr. Alex Petrachkov
Senior Administrator, Focal point for programming issues

Ms. Brigitte Zug-Castillo
Senior Advisor

ILO Gender Network

Director-General’s Office (CABINET)

  • Ms. Audrey Esposito (Gender Coordinators team member)

Reporting to the Director-General (DGREPORTS)

Office of the Legal Adviser (JUR)

  • Ms. Giovanna Beaulieu
  • Mr. Tilmann Geckeler

Treasurer and Financial Comptroller (TR/CF)

Procurement Bureau (PROCUREMENT)

  • Ms. Francis Paola Burga Bravo De Rueda
  • Mr. Walter Grandpré

Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP)

  • Ms. Jae-Hee Chang

Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV)

  • Ms. Amrita Sietaram (Gender Coordinators team member)

Evaluation Office (EVAL)

  • Ms. Naomi Asukai (Gender Coordinators team member)
  • Ms Patricia Vidal Hurtado

Internal Audit and Oversight Office (IAO)

  • Mr. Anthony Watson

ILO Office, Washington D.C.

  • Ms. Andrea Cuba Sanchez

Policy Portfolio

Research Department (RESEARCH)

  • Ms. Dorothea Hoehtker (Gender Coordinators team member)

Department of Statistics (STATISTICS)

  • Ms. Marie-Claire Sodergren (Gender Coordinators team member)
  • Ms. Monica Castillo (Alternate Gender Coordinators team member)

International Labour Standards Department (NORMES)

  • Ms. Corinne Vargha

Application of Standards Branch (APPL)

  • Mr. Kroum Markov

Freedom of Association (LIBSYND)

  • Mr. Samir Koufane

Employment Policy Department (EMPLOYMENT)

Skills and Employability Branch (SKILLS)

  • Mr. Kazutoshi Chatani

Development and Investment Branch (DEVINVEST)

  • Ms. Maria Teresa Gutierrez (Alternate Gender Coordinator)

Employment and Labour Markets Branch (EMPLAB)

  • Ms. Valeria Esquivel

Enterprises Department (ENTERPRISES)

Multinational Enterprises and Enterprise Engagement Unit (MULTI)

  • Ms. Annie Van Klaveren (Gender Coordinator)

Small Enterprises Unit

  • Ms. Sabrina de Gobbi

Cooperatives Unit (COOP)

  • Mr. Waltteri Katajamaki (Alternate Gender Coordinator)

Social Finance Unit (SFU)

  • Ms. Lisa Morgan

Green Jobs Unit

  • Ms. Callie Ham

Social Protection Department (SOCPRO)

  • Ms. Christina Behrendt

Public Finance, Actuarial and Statistics Services Branch (SOC/PFACTS)

  • Ms. Cristina Lloret

Governance and Tripartism Department (GOVERNANCE)

Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and Occupational Safety and Health Branch (LABADMIN/OSH)

  • Ms. Yuka Ujita

Better Work Branch (BETTERWORK)

  • Ms. Arianna Rossi

Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work Branch (FPRW)

  • Ms. Lisa Wong (Alternate Gender Coordinator)
  • Ms. Caroline O'Reilly

Social Dialogue and Tripartism Unit (DIALOGUE)

Labour Law and Reform Unit

  • Ms. Yoshie Noguchi

Conditions of Work and Equality Department (WORKQUALITY)

Inclusive Labour Markets, Labour Relations and Working Conditions Branch (INWORK)

  • Mr. Naj Ghosheh

Labour Migration Branch (MIGRANT)

  • Ms. Maria Gallotti

Sectoral Activities Department (SECTOR)

Rural Economy and Related Sectors

  • Mr. Waltteri Katajamaki (Gender Coordinator team member)

Public and Private Services Unit (SERVICES)

  • Mr. Oliver Liang (Alternate Gender Coordinator)

Management and Reform Portfolio

Internal Services and Administration Department (INTSERV)

Facilities Management Branch (FACILITIES)

  • Mr. Raynald Dubuis

Document Production Branch (PRODOC)

  • Mr. José A. Garcia

Information and Technology Management Department (INFOTEC)

Information Management Services Branch (IMS)

  • Ms. Richelle Van Snellenberg
  • Ms. Hala El-Gohary


  • Ms. Yoshie Ichinohe (Gender Coordinators team member)

Human Resources Development Department (HRD)

Talent Management Branch (HR/TALENT)

  • Ms. Suzanne Pedersen (Gender Coordinators team member)

Official Meetings, Documentation and Relations Department (RELMEETINGS)

Official Documentation Branch (OFFDOC)

  • Ms. Simar Proust

Official Relations and Meetings Branch (RELOFF)

  • Ms. Angelika Muller (Gender Coordinators team member)

Department of Communication and Public Information (DCOMM)

  • Ms. Rosalind Yarde

Field Operations and Partnerships Portfolio

International Training Centre (ITC-ILO)

  • Ms. Benedetta Magri (Gender Coordinators team member)
  • Ms. Johanne Lortie (Alternate Gender Coordinators team member)

Europe and Central Asia (EUROPE)

  • Mr. Daniel Smith

Partnerships and Field Support Department (PARDEV)

  • Ms. Ester Gomez (Gender Coordinators team member)

Multilateral Cooperation Department (MULTILATERALS)

  • Ms. Kirsten Schapira-Felderhoff (Gender Coordinators team member)

ILO Staff Union (SYNDICAT)

  • Ms. Indira Bermudez Aguilar

International Social Security Association (ISSA)

  • Ms. Maribel Ortiz