About Us

The Global Pulse Confederation (GPC, formerly known as CICILS IPTIC) represents all segments of the pulse industry value chain–from growers, researchers, logistics suppliers, traders, exporters, and importers to government bodies, multilateral organizations, processors, canners, and consumers. GPC membership includes 20 national associations and over 600 members of the private sector.

 

GPC is based in Dubai and licensed by the Dubai Multi Commodity Centre (DMCC).

 

Executive Committee

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Huseyin Arslan

is GPC Board President. He leads an Executive Committee of over 30 international members.

 

Officers

Executive Vice-President Ms. Cindy Brown (USA)

Vice-President: Mr. Albert Garcia (Spain)

Vice-President: Mr. Vijay  Iyengar (Singapore)

Vice-President: Mr. Tewodros Yilma (Ethiopia)

Treasurer: Mr. Michael Kemperdick (Germany)

 

Members                                           

Mr. Muhammad  Ahmed (Pakistan)

Mr. Sanjiv Dubey (Australia)

Mr. Peter Wilson (Australia)

Mr. Kunichiro Amakasu (Japan)

Mr. Gordon Bacon (Canada)

Mr. Anurag Tulshan (India)

Ms. Claire Rock (France)

Mr. Marcelo Soto Acebal (Argentina)

Mr. Atheeqe Ansari (UAE)

Mr. Liu Li (China)

Mr. Dan Holben (UK)

Mr. Marcelo Luders (Brazil)

Mr. Pedro Luengo (Spain)

Mr. Sudhakar  Tomar (UAE)

Ms. Caroline Suy (Belgium)

Mr. Farhan Adam (Canada)

Mr. Andac Kolukisa (Turkey)

Mr. Judd Keller (USA)

Mr. Saurabh Bhartia (India)

Mr. Rajendren Gnanasambantham (Sri Lanka)

Ms. Merve Fettahoglu (Turkey)

Mr. Sergio Raffaeli (Argentina)

Ms. Antonina Skliarenko (Ukraine)

Mr. Sunil Patwari (Singapore)

Mr. Cem Bogusoglu (Switzerland)

Mr. Matia Pedon (Italy)

Mr. Onur Vatan (Ukraine)

 

Advisory Committee 

Mr. Jan Braet (Belgium)

Mr. Paul Lambert (USA)

Dr. José Maria Lazara (Argentina)

Mr. Hakan Bahceci (UAE)