According to the Constitution of GREF, the Executive Board has up to nine members. Following the Annual Meeting in Malta in May 2016, the Board comprises of the following members:


Steve Brennan – (CEO – Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission)

Vice Chair

Marja Appelman – (CEO – Netherlands Gaming Authority)


Maria Wennerberg-Sedigh – (Senior Advisor – Swedish Gambling Authority)


Robert Biegel – (Executive Advisor International Affairs – Netherlands Gaming Authority)

Board Members

Jonny Engebø(Senior Advisor – Norwegian Gaming Authority)

Lord Richard Faulkner – (Chairman – Alderney Gambling Control Commission)

Rolf Sim – (Senior Legal Advisor – Norwegian Ministry of Culture)

Corinne Valletta* – (Malta Gaming Authority)

Michael Herborn*- (Danish Gambling Authority)

* Heathcliff Farrugia and Martin Ipson both stepped down from the GREF Board. They have been replaced by Dr Corrine Valletta and Michael Herbert whose positions have been approved by the GREF Board and will be formally ratified at its next regular meeting in accordance with the constitution.