Current Officers

Elected by the Conference at its Eighteenth Session to hold office until the successors are elected at the next regular session of the Conference

Chairperson of the Conference
H.E. Ambassador Dr. Sa'ad Abdul Majeed Ibrahim Al-Ali, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to the OPCW.

Vice-Chairs of the Conference
Algeria, Armenia, Canada, Honduras, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Mexico, Russian Federation, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and United States of America.

Committee of the Whole

Chairperson
H.E. Ambassador Odette Melono, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Cameroon to the OPCW.

Credentials Committee

Appointed by the Conference at its Eighteenth Session to hold office until new members are appointed at the next regular session of the Conference.

Chairperson
H.E. Ambassador José de Bouza Serrano, Permanent Representative of Portugal to the OPCW.

Members
Belgium, Croatia, Iraq, Morocco, Nigeria, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, and Uruguay.

External Auditor of the OPCW

(C-16/DEC.5, dated 30 November 2011).
Professor Dieter Engels (President of the German Supreme Audit Institution (2012-2014)