About BCE

Butterfly Conservation Europe is a partnership organisation focused on halting and reversing the decline of butterflies, moths and their habitats throughout Europe.

BCE Board

Members of BCE Board April 2020

  • Sam Ellis (chairman)
  • Chris van Swaay (secretary)
  • Martin Wiemers (treasurer)
  • Lars Petterson
  • Miguel Munguira
  • Simona Bonelli
  • Evrim Karacetin


Advisory Group

  • Sue Collins (Policy Advisor)
  • Josef Settele
  • Martin Warren
  • Irma Wynhoff
  • Dirk Maes
  • Mike Prentice
  • Rudi Verovnik
  • Martina Sasic


Butterfly Conservation Europe spends all its finances to support their goals. Board members do not receive any financial compensation, except travel expenses.

Online BCE Board meeting April 2020 BCE's board members and advisors April 2020, Online Board Meeting: Aidan Whitfield, Chris van Swaay, Simona Bonelli, Miguel Munguira, Martina Sasic, Sam Ellis, Mike Prentice, Cristina G. Sevilleja, Rudi Verovnik. , Irma Wynhoff, Martin Warren, Martin Wiemers, Lars Pettersson, Sue Collins and Dirk Maes.

About BCE