Who we are

The WBMT is incorporated as a non-profit organisation for educational, scientific and philanthropic purposes under the laws of Switzerland and is located in Liebefeld. The members of the WBMT are: voting societies and non-voting societies.

  • Voting societies are organisation involved in stem cell donation, SCT and CT, which fit into one or more of the following categories:
    • Professional and scientific societies with international membership
    • Outcome registries with international data collections
    • Organizations with international scope in the areas of accreditation, standard-setting, quality systems and regulatory compliance/harmonisation
    • International societies with an educational mission relevant to SCT and CT
  • Non-voting societies are organisations or individuals involved in SCT and CT that are not affiliated with a member organisation and that do not meet requirements for voting society membership, but are deemed to represent a relevant community. This should fit one or more of the following categories:
    • National societies without representation in an international society that is a voting society
    • National outcome registries without representation in an international registry that is a voting society
    • Selected national or international regulatory agencies
    • Individuals with specific expertise deemed by the board to be important to the WBMT’s mission
    • Private companies with activites/products relevant to SCT or CT

Damiano Rondelli


Mahmoud Aljurf, MD


Mickey Koh

Vice President

Sebastian Galeano


Annalisa Ruggeri


Hildegard Greinix, MD

Immediate Past President

Vera Hekler

Executive Officer

Romel Batallones

Administrative Assistance