A renewed office for the OIV
Member states of the OIV met for the 13th General Assembly in Mainz which took place on 10 July 2015 and elected the new OIV President for a term of 3 years: Prof. Dr. Monika Christmann was elected as the successor of Claudia Inés Quini.
Unanimously elected by the States present, Prof. Dr. Christmann has been involved with the OIV for more than 20 years. Prof. Dr. Christmann is research professor of oenology at Geisenheim University, and has been Chair of the Oenology Committee and Vice President of OIV.
George Sandeman commented: “WIM would like to warmly congratulate Prof. Dr. Monika Christmann on her election as new OIV President and also thank Claudia Inés Quini for her successful presidency for the last three years.”
In her new position, Prof. Dr. Monika Christmann will be surrounded by a new office as the General Assembly also elected: