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World Gastroenterology Organisation
World Gastroenterology Organisation

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee periodically reports to the Executive Committee, Council of Chairs, Governing Council and General Assembly on the financial activities of WGO. The committee meets at least once each year to inspect the financial accounts, budgets and audits of the WGO. It advises on fiscal and investment policy.

Manuel Guilherme Gonçalves de Macedo

Committee Chair

Guilherme Macedo
(Portugal, WGO Treasurer)


Jack Di Palma (USA, WGO Foundation Treasurer)
Cihan Yurdaydin (Turkey, WGO President)
Naima Amrani (Morocco, WGO President-Elect)
Geoffrey Metz (Australia, WGO Secretary General)
Luis Carlos Sabbagh (Colombia, Americas Representative)
Medhat Elsahhar (Egypt, Africa/Middle East Representative)
Kaichun Wu (China, Asia Pacific Representative)
Sedat Boyacioglu (Turkey, Europe Representative)

Staff Liaison

Marissa Lopez, WGO/WGOF Executive Director