The European Multiple Sclerosis Platform (EMSP) is delighted to announce the appointment of Elisabeth Kasilingam as its Managing Director, effective 15 September 2016.
At EMSP since 2008
Elisabeth has been a member of the EMSP Secretariat since 2008.
She will take over from Bettina Hausmann, who has led EMSP as interim Chief Executive from April to mid-September 2016. Bettina ensured a smooth transition from former CEO Maggie Alexander.
Read more in the related Press Release.
‘Committed to our members’
Reflecting on her new role, Elisabeth said:
“We have a clear mandate and a great team. Building on our success is a challenge that I accept with gratitude and confidence.
I fully share the commitment of our member societies to help people with MS in Europe improve access to care, employment and quality of life.
I would like to thank the Executive Committee, our former CEOs, our External Relations director Christoph Thalheim and my colleagues.
It is through their professionalism and support that I could grow into this new role. I will do my best to reward their trust.”