International Psychoanalytical Association
Lexicon, Unit B, Book House, 261a City Road London EC1V 1AH 
Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
Call: +44 20 8446 8324
Fax:+44 20 7681 3742
Email: ipa@ipa.world

IPA Officers

Our three Officers are also members of the IPA Executive Committee on the Board of Representatives.

Virginia Ungar 

President
President@ipa.world

Sergio Nick

Vice President
vicepresident@ipa.world

Andrew Brook

Treasurer
Andrew.Brook@carleton.ca

Laura Botherway

Secretary to the President
Secretarypresident@ipa.world

Staff

Our staff are based in the heart of London where members are welcome to visit and enjoy member facilities. For any queries, please contact the relevant staff member.

Paul Crake

Executive Director

Responsible for providing support and advice to the Board and Executive Committee on all issues to do with the governance of the IPA. He manages the staff and oversees all IPA operations in which staff are involved.

paul@ipa.world

Nic Allen

Deputy Executive Director

nic@ipa.world

Simon Shutler

Finance Director

Responsible for all aspects of finance and the information technology systems in the Central Office.

simon@ipa.world

Neeta Raval

Accounts Assistant

Supports the Finance Director.

andree@ipa.world

 

Mike Tilley

Membership and Database Manager

Manages the electronic database of Members, the Congress database of proposals, Congress registration data management and technical aspects of the IPA website.

mike@ipa.world

Francesca Battisti-Davies

Membership Officer

Provides support to membership activities and regular maintenance of the database as well as general office administration.


francesca@ipa.world

Rhoda Bawdekar

Publishing Manager


Responsible for content and design management of the IPA website. She also works closely with the Publications Committee, co-ordinating the production of IPA Publications.

rhoda@ipa.world

Karina Gutierrez

Events Manager

Responsible for providing support to Members and the relevant committees in the development of the IPA’s events including our biennial congresses and events-related activities.

karina@ipa.world


Steve Thierman

Board Secretary

Responsible for the management of all Board and Executive Committee meetings, for the management of the IPA’s elections, and for providing support, as needed, to other IPA Committees.

steve@ipa.world

Joanne Beavis

Head of International New Groups


Responsible for providing support to the ING Committee, and advising Members on IPA Policy regarding ING issues.

jo_b@ipa.world

Isabel Gonçalves

International New Groups Assistant (currently on maternity leave)

Providing support to the ING Committee and the ING Manager.

isabel@ipa.world

Katherine Florez-Serna

International New Groups Assistant (Maternity cover)

Providing support to the ING Committee and the ING Manager.

isabel@ipa.world

Marta Gordillo

Congress Administrator

ipa@ipa.world

Post vacant

Membership Administrator

marketingpa@ipa.world

Charles Jeger

Congress Administrator

congresspa@ipa.world

Website Editorial Board

For a full list of collaborators, including translators and society referents click here. The Website Editorial Board have editorial control over content on the IPA website. If you are an IPA member, medical practitioner or member of the public and you have any queries, suggestions, wish to raise an issue or offer a contribution then please contact the Publishing Manager, Rhoda Bawdekar.

Romolo Petrini

Chair, Website Editorial Board
Italian Psychoanalytical Society, (Società Psicoanalitica Italiana, SPI - Italia)
Editor_webEB@ipa.org.uk

Anna Louisa Christopoulos

Responsible for Members’ Publications, comments, reviews and “Debate with the Author”

Hellenic Psychoanalytical Society, (Ελληνική Ψυχαναλυτική Εταιρεία, Ελλας)

Books_Magazines_webEB@ipa.org.uk 

Robin A. Deutsch

Responsible for Debates on Theoretical Psychoanalytical issues 

San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis, SFCP, USA

Debates_webEB@ipa.org.uk

Maria Cristina Vasconcellos

Responsible for Debates on Theoretical Psychoanalytical issues 

Responsible for providing support to the ING Committee, and advising Members on IPA Policy regarding ING issues

webeb@ipa.org.uk


 

Angela Mauss-Hanke

Responsible for Social Issues

German Psychoanalytical Association, (Deutsche Psychoanalytische Vereinigung, DPV - Deutschland )

SocialIssues_webEB@ipa.org.uk

Valeria Nader

IPSO Representative

Rosario Psychoanalytic Association, (Asociación Psicoanalítica de Rosario, AP.R - Argentina)

webeb@ipa.org.uk

Marielle Kellermann Barbosa

IPSO Representatives

SBPSP- Brazilian Psychoanalytic Society of São Paulo

webeb@ipa.org.uk

Kimberly Scholefield Kleinman

Responsible for Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis

The Contemporary Freudian Society, CFS, USA

ChildAdolescent_webEB@ipa.org.uk

 

Maria Grazia Vassallo

Responsible for Culture and Videos

Italian Psychoanalytical Society, (Società Psicoanalitica Italiana, SPI - Italia)

Culture_Videos_webEB@ipa.org.uk

Eléana Mylona

Paris Psychoanalytic Society Société Psychanalytique de Paris

SocialIssues_webEB@ipa.org.uk

Gisela Zapata

IPSO Representative

Institute of the Madrid Psychoanalytical Association

webeb@ipa.org.uk

Camila Gutierrez Cardoso

Colombian Psychoanalytic Society

webeb@ipa.org.uk

 

Osamu Fukumoto

Japan Psychoanalytic Society

webeb@ipa.org.uk

Ines Vidal

Buenos Aires Psychoanalytic Association

webeb@ipa.org.uk