Who are we?

AVAG is an association with a board elected by members and a small permanent office team.

The board consists of:

• Annie van de Riet (President)
• Ronald Begelinger
• Pieter van Berchum
• Bas Lagerwerf
• Joep van den Bosch
• Theo Sanders
• Jeroen Smiemans
• Melissa Bontekoe

AVAG has a small permanent team consisting of:

Office Manager: Melissa Bontekoe
Marketing and Communications Officer: Lindy van der Drift

If necessary programs and projects are carried out with use of external experts, for example in cooperation with knowledge institutes.

The members form active working groups appointed by content, i.e. greenhouse construction, installation engineering, internationalization and handling, logistics and control. The General Assembly is the supreme organ.