The Conference of the Parties elects from among its Parties, for a period of two years, a President and Vice-President, as well as three other members who together constitute the Bureau.

The Bureau assists the President and ensures the preparation and continuity of meetings. The current Bureau is composed as follows:

ChairmanPresident

Mr Branislav Bohacik (Prosecutor of the International Department of the General Prosecutor´s Office of the Slovak Republic)

He has 20 years of experience in criminal law, including international cooperation in criminal matters. After his career with the Slovak Ministry of Justice, he joined the prosecution, while in 2014 he was appointed as a Prosecutor of the International Department of the General Prosecutor´s Office of the Slovak Republic.

Mr Bohacik is actively involved in different Council of Europe, European Union and other international foras mostly dealing with mutual legal assistance in criminal matters, cybercrime and AML/CFT.

Scientific expert

Mr Paolo COSTANZO
Head of the International Cooperation Division
Analysis and Institutional Relations Directorate
Financial Intelligence Unit
Banca d'Italia

Members of the Bureau

  • Mr Branislav BOHACIK , President (Slovak Republic)
  • Mr Jean-Sébastien JAMART, Vice-President (Belgium)
  • Mr Ioannis ANDROULAKIS,  Member (Greece)
  • Ms Ana BOSKOVIC, Member (Montenegro)
  • Ms Oxana GASCA, Member (Republic of Moldova)

The Conference of the Parties is assisted by a Secretariat provided by the Council of Europe.