IPATA Officers And Directors
With more than 440 members from more than 84 countries, the International Pet and Animal Transportation Association is an international network of professional pet shippers. IPATA members are the Pet Shipping Experts™ who provide the highest standard of care for animals, providing constant attention to their security, safety and well-being during travel.
In accordance with IPATA’s By-Laws, Officers and Directors serve three year terms. Assistant Regional Directors, are not part of the Board of Directors but are appointed and responsible for working with the Regional Director in their region toward developing more interaction with members and addressing industry concerns within the region.
|President: Simon Jackson, Dogtainers / Australia|
|President Elect: Hazel Imrie, PETport / Africa|
|Past President: Derek Huntington, Capital Pet Movers / US|
|Secretary: Dr. Gerry Pahl, Petexportvet / Hong Kong|
|Treasurer: Dr. David Landers, Airvets Pet Relocation / US|
IPATA REGIONAL DIRECTORS
|Asia & Oceania: Joanne Lim, Ricted Kennels / Singapore|
|Middle East & Africa: Jim Davies, Snoopy Pets LLC / Dubai|
|Europe: Nick Foden-Ellis, Starwood Animal Transport Ltd / UK|
|The Americas: Bruno Mansueto, Worldwide Animal Travel / US|
|Karoline Brewer, Airpets America / US|
|Cory Baizan Robinette, Air Animal Pet Movers / US|
|Gina Nam, The First Class Pet / South Korea|
Active IPATA Members
Each Active IPATA member is an experienced professional pet shipper, registered with the United States Department of Agriculture (or its international equivalent, if applicable), and adheres to the rules and regulations of the Animal Welfare Act and the International Air Transportation Association (IATA) Live Animal Regulations as they relate to the care and transport of family pets.
Associate IPATA Members
Associate IPATA members are registered within their own industry, are experienced providers of goods and services to the pet transportation industry and actively support the safe and humane transport of the family pet. IPATA members are dedicated to the humane care and handling of the family pet as it is transported and/or relocated.
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