Past IFI Presidents

Past IFI Presidents represent an array of diverse leaders from the field of interior architecture/design who have led the charge for international interiors-related discussion and action.

For current President and full Executive Board, please visit the 2020-2021 Executive Board page. 


Steve LeungHong Kong SAR, China

President 2017-2020
FoIFI 2022



Sebastiano RaneriItaly

President 2015-2017
FoIFI 2020



Iris DunbarUnited Kingdom

President 2014-2015
FoIFI 2017



Shashi CaanUnited States of America

President 2009-2014
FoIFI 2014



Shrikant NivasarkarIndia

President 2007-2009



Madeline LesterAustralia

President 2005-2009
FoIFI 2014



Young Baek MinKorea

President 2003-2005
FoIFI 2014



Olle AndersonSweden

President 2001-2003
FoIFI 2014



Desmond LaubscherSouth Africa

President 1999-2001
FoIFI 2014



Marianne FrandsenDenmark

President 1997-1999
FoIFI 2014



Denis HandyIreland

President 1995-1997
FoIFI 2014



Claude BerubeCanada

President 1993-1995
FoIFI 2014



Hanne HjortDenmark

President 1989-1991
FoIFI 2014



Richard LiningtonUnited Kingdom

President 1987-1989 & 1991-1993
FoIFI 2014



Jean PintonFrance

President 1985-1987
FoIFI 2014



Bernard (Buster) VinickUnited States of America

President 1983-1985
FoIFI 2014



Agneta LiljedahlSweden

President 1981-1983
FoIFI 2014



Verena HuberSwitzerland

President 1976-1980
FoIFI 2014



Carel WirtzNetherlands

President 1972-1976
FoIFI 2014



Christian EnevoldsenDenmark

President 1965-1972