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New Water Europe Board appointed for 2019-2020

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  • New Water Europe Board appointed for 2019-2020

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Water Europe
Water Europe is the recognized voice and promotor of water-related RTD and innovation in Europe.
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Water Europe is pleased to announce the composition of its Board of Directors for the period 2019-2020. The Annual General Meeting was held in the context of the WE Water Innovation Europe 2019 conference on 12th of June 2019 in Brussels.

The Board of Directors is the Water Europe’s deliberative and decision-making body with representatives from all five corporate membership colleges. Tomas Michel was re-elected President, with Wim van Vierssen as first Vice-President, and Marie-Renée de Roubin as Treasurer.

WE Board Members for 2019-2020

Tomas Michel 
Water Europe President
 

Wim van Vierssen
Water Europe Vice-President 
College D - Suppliers & SME's
 Aveco de Bondt

Marie-Renée De Roubin
Water Europe Treasurer
College A - Multinational corporations 
Veolia

David Martin
Water Europe Board Member
College A - Multinational Corporations
 Ecolab/Nalco

Xavier Litrico
Water Europe Board Member
College A -  Multinational Corporations
Suez

Jorge Juan Malfeito
Water Europe Board Member
College A -  Multinational Corporations
Acciona

Alexis de Kerchove
Water Europe Board Member
College A - Multinational Corporations
 Xylem

Marielle van der Zouwen
Water Europe Board Member
College B - Research & Technological developers
 KWR Watercycle Research Institute

Richard Elelman
Water Europe Board Member
College B - Research & Technological developers 

Eurecat

Hans Goossens
Water Europe Board Member
College C - Utilities
 De Watergroep

Cláudio de Jesus
Water Europe Board Member
College C - Utilities 
Águas de Portugal

Ask Moeller-Nielsen
Water Europe Board Member
College D - Suppliers & SME's
Grundfos

Dirk van der Stede 
Water Europe Board Member
College E - Large Water Users
Vlakwa-VITO

Josep Molas Pages
Water Europe Board Member
College E - Large Water Users
Coca Cola

The priorities of the new board for the next term will include a further strengthening of the WE WGs structure and WE Vision Leadership Teams, rolling out the WE Water-Oriented Living Labs concepts, as one of the cornerstones of our Vision and SIRA, strengthening WE membership among industrial water users, public authorities, civil society organisations, in Eastern European EU Member States, and advocacy for a progressive and innovative EU water policy that will enable the transition to a European Water-Smart Society.