The EFGCP is governed by a Board of Directors. The Board has responsibility for providing leadership, policy-making, and financial decision-making in accordance with the Charter of Incorporation. Board members are elected by the EFGCP General Assembly. The members are elected for a term of 3 years, which is renewable. The Board is responsible to ensure that the EFGCP is managed to continually comply with the ethical and scientific standards required for providing European leadership in Good Clinical Practice.