World Veterinary Association

appoints Dr Zeev Noga as CEO


The World Veterinary Association (WVA) is happy to announce that per January 1st 2020, Dr Zeev Noga will take up the position of WVA Executive Secretary. He succeeds Dr Jan Vaarten whom, after having served the Association for 10 years, will step back.


Zeev Noga has worked in the WVA secretariat for more than 7 years. During this period, he has built up a broad experience in WVA matters. At the same time, he maintained good contacts with the WVA member organisations and established an extensive international veterinary network, including all major international organisations.  Zeev is excited and ready to step in his new role and looks forward to support the global veterinary profession in this position.


WVA trusts that the transition will go smoothly and will not affect its services to the members nor its collaboration with partners.


WVA wishes Zeev Noga much success in his new position and thanks Jan Vaarten for his contributions to the Association over the past decade.


WVA’s address and further contact details will not change.

 Note: the One Health Initiative team congratulates the World Veterinary Association (WVA) and Dr. Zeev Noga, as WVA’s new CEO.  Our OHI team appreciates the WVA’s and Dr. Noga’s longstanding support and leadership in the worldwide One Health movement.