Our staff

ICMP is run by a Director-General, appointed by the Commission.

ICMP employs approximately 140 people in its programs and projects around the world. Directors have extensive international and professional experience and a record of commitment in the field of human rights and the search for the missing.

Senior Staff

Andreas Kleiser, Director for Policy and Cooperation

Andreas Kleiser has worked in the field of international cooperation since 1995, initially as an executive officer in the General Secretariat of the Council of Europe. He advised ICMP in 2001 on the establishment of the Missing Persons Institute of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and joined the organization as Senior Advisor in 2003. He led ICMP’s […]

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Edward Greene, Director of Corporate Services

Edward Joined ICMP on July 1st 2021 as Director, Corporate Services responsible for financial and operational management. With over 25 years experience working with the IFC/UNDP project (AMSCO), The Global Fund, The Caribbean Development Bank and a host of other international organizations, Edward brings an additional wealth of field experience, financial and operational management at […]

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Mayra Eduardoff, Head of DNA Laboratories and Co-coordinator of ICMP’s Science and Technology Department

Mayra Eduardoff, PhD, is Head of DNA Laboratories and Co-coordinator of ICMP’s Science and Technology Department. Dr. Eduardoff oversees DNA analysis of skeletal remains and reference samples, as well as the implementation of capacity transfer and development programs, and research to advance forensic techniques for human identification based on skeletal remains. Dr. Eduardoff also leads […]

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Alexander Hug, Head of the Iraq Program

Alexander Hug, a Swiss national, is an expert on conflict resolution and security issues. He joined ICMP as Head of Mission (ad int.) of the Iraq Program in September 2020. Until the end of 2018, Hug was the Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)’s Special Monitoring Mission […]

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Lena Alhusseini, Head of the Syria/MENA Program

Lena Alhusseini joined ICMP in March 2019 as Head of the Syria/MENA Program. She was previously the director of Oregon’s child welfare program, and before that the executive director of the Arab-American Family Support Center, where she focused on helping domestic violence survivors in the New York City area, as well as other family issues […]

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Zeina Chamas, Deputy Head of the Syria/MENA Program

Zeina Chamas joined ICMP in September 2019. As Deputy Head of the Syria/MENA Program she is responsible for relations with government entities, international organizations and civil society organizations that are working on the missing persons issue in the region. This includes supporting dialogue among stakeholders and organizing policy forums to develop and sustain effective missing […]

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