Current Officers

A session of the OPCW Conference of the States Parties

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

  • Chairperson of the Conference: Ambassador Eduardo Ibarrola-Nicolín of Mexico
  • Vice-Chairs of the Conference:  Costa Rica, Ecuador, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Japan, Libya, Morocco, the Russian Federation, Serbia, United Kingdom, and the United States of America

Committee of the Whole

  • Chairperson: Ambassador Jana Reinišová of the Czech Republic

Credentials Committee

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

  • Chairperson: Ambassador Sheikh Mohammed Belal of Bangladesh
  • Members: Algeria, Bangladesh, Colombia, Cuba, the Czech Republic, Germany, Portugal, the Russian Federation, Sudan, and the United Arab Emirates

External Auditor of the OPCW

Sir Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General of the National Audit Office of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, who was appointed at C-19 (C-19/DEC.6, dated 3 December 2014) from 2015 to 2017


83rd Session of the Executive Council:
11 - 14 October 2016