Charlotte Hebebrand

Director General

International Fertilizer Association (IFA)

Ms Charlotte Hebebrand assumes the position of Director General of the International Fertilizer Association (IFA) since January 2013.  

Prior to joining IFA, Ms Hebebrand served as Chief Executive of the Washington DC based International Food & Agricultural Trade Policy Council (IPC) from February 2006 until July 2012.  In that capacity, she led the efforts of IPC members - a diverse mix of distinguished international agricultural trade experts from around the world - to promote a more open, equitable and sustainable global food system.

Ms Hebebrand has also worked with the European Commission, serving as Special Advisor on international development, trade, agriculture and food safety issues in its Washington delegation, and with the Brookings Institution's Foreign Policy Division.