Dr. Martin Streloke holds a PhD in Zoology/Entomology from the University of Hannover. Between 1992 and 2002, he was responsible for regulatory risk assessment of aquatic organisms at national and EU levels at BBA Braunschweig. Between 2002 and 2015, he was Head of Department of Environment at BVL, his duties including risk management of plant protection products in the frame of the authorization procedure. Since 2015, Dr Martin Streloke is the head of the Department of Plant Protection Products at the Federal Office of Consumer Protection and Food Safety (BVL) in Germany. He completed his PhD in zoology and entomology at Hanover University. Dr Streloke has 25 years of professional experience in the field of risk assessment and risk management in the context of authorisation procedures for plant protection products in Germany.