INCB Membership

The International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) consists of 13 members who are elected by the Economic and Social Council and who serve in their personal capacity, not as government representatives. Three members with medical, pharmacological or pharmaceutical experience are elected from a list of persons nominated by the World Health Organization (WHO) and 10 members are elected from a list of persons nominated by Governments.

The term of office of each member of the Board shall end on the eve of the first meeting of the Board which his successor shall be entitled to attend (Article 10 paragraph 2 of the 1961 Single Convention).

The members, with mandates expiring in the year indicated below, are:

 

Wei HAO

China

2020

David T. JOHNSON

United States

2017

Bernard LEROY

France

2020

Richard P. MATTICK

Australia

2017

Alejandro MOHAR BETANCOURT

Mexico

2017

Jagjit PAVADIA

India

2020

Ahmed Kamal Eldin SAMAK

Egypt

2017

Werner SIPP

Germany

2017

Viroj SUMYAI

Thailand

2020**

Sri SURYAWATI

Indonesia

2017

Francisco E. THOUMI

Colombia

2020**

Jallal TOUFIQ

Morocco

2020

Raymond YANS

Belgium

2017*

Elected by ECOSOC from among nominees submitted by WHO.

*  re-elected for a new five year mandate (2012-2017)
** re-elected for a new five year mandate (2015-2020)

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