Its mission is defined by EC regulation 104/2000 in the framework of the Common Market Organization.
Jaap Holstein is the foreign affairs advisor of POM. In this framework he has been involved in European research project such as: SEAFOOD+, CONSENSUS, BIVALIFE, and REPROSEED. At the Dutch level he is involved in the management of the Water Framework Directive and in the relation with the NATURA 2000 network.
Paula Huissen is the Board management assistant. She is involved in foreign affairs, market aspects, and social relation with the Dutch producers. She is involved in the European BIVALIFE project.