FarGen was launched by the Genetic Biobank of the Faroe Islands, which is a coordinating unit within the Faroese public health services. The Director of the Genetic Biobank, Guðrið Andorsdóttir, is in charge of the project and as acting project director works with MD Bjarni á Steig, Consultant, who is the clinician responsible for the project.               

FarGen currently has three members of staff.