Dr. Susanne Zänker is the Director General of A.I.S.E., the International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products (2005).
Susanne Zänker graduated as a Doctor in veterinary medicine at the University of Liège, Belgium in 1989. From 1989 to 1990 she worked on an European Commission project on rabies eradication.
In 1990 she joined Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica GmbH in Germany as Product Manager for vaccines.
In April 1993, she joint the European Federation for Animal Health FEDESA, (known now as IFAH-Europe), where she held several positions, such as Technical and International Affairs Director in 2000, and Managing Director in October 2004.