Catherine Entzminger was appointed ECA’s General Secretary in August 2015. Prior to that, she served for 5 years as the Association’s EU Affairs Manager. Before joining the ECA, she held positions at the European Parliament, the Council of Europe, and the European Association of Chambers of Commerce.
The European Cocoa Association (ECA) is a trade association that groups the major companies involved in the cocoa bean trade and processing, in warehousing and related logistical activities in Europe. On behalf of its members, ECA monitors and reports on developments impacting the cocoa sector, both at regulatory and scientific levels. In addition, ECA is actively engaged in European and International fora related to the industry’s contribution to a sustainable cocoa economy.