Water Leader Attendee List 2017

The Global Water Leaders Group hosts a strand of workshops and networking events at the annual Global Water Summit, focusing on topics such as utility innovation, technology demands and driving utility performance. Water Leaders from around the world become part of the group by invitation only and include the CEOs of water utilities and government leaders.


CEO, VCS Denmark, Denmark
CEO, Waternet, The Netherlands
Head, Budapest Waterworks, Hungary
Director, Billund Vand, Denmark
Board Member, ERSAR, Portugal


General Manager, Orange County Water District, USA
Executive Director, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD), USA
Director, San Diego Public Utilities, USA
General Manager, Anchorage Water & Wastewater Utility, USA
Executive Director and Chief Engineer, Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority, USA
CEO, Central Arkansas Water, USA
Commissioner, Atlanta Department of Watershed Management, USA
CEO, Capital Region Water, USA
Commissioner, York Region Environmental Services Canada
Executive Director, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, USA
Director, Tucson Water, USA
General Manager, Mesa Water, USA
Chief Operating Officer, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, USA
General Manager, Liquid Waste Services, Metro Vancouver Canada


Managing Director, Western Water, Australia
CEO, Water Corporation of Western Australia, Australia
CEO, Queensland Urban Utilities, Australia
Deputy Executive Director, Water Services Association of Australia, Australia
CEO, Watercare, New Zealand
Chief Executive, Power and Water Corporation, Australia
Chair, South East Water Australia


Minister, Ministry of Water Jordan
Director, PPP Unit, Ministry of Finance Egypt
CEO, Majis Industrial Services Oman


President, ABSA, Argentina
General Manager, SEDAPAL, Peru
Secretary of Water Resources, Ministry of Interior, Argentina
Director General, Autonomous Regional Corporation of Cundinamarca, Colombia
Director, Ministry of Housing, Construction and Sanitation, Peru
Chairman, ADERASA (Asociación de Entes Reguladores de Agua Potable y Saneamiento de las Américas), Argentina
Presidente, Agua y Saneamientos Argentinos S.A.-AYSA, Argentina


General Manager, NAWASA, Grenada
Director, Cayman Islands Water Authority, Cayman Islands
General Manager, Barbados Water Authority, Barbados
President, National Water Commission, Jamaica


Minister, Ministry of Water Supply and City Planning, Sri Lanka
Secretary of State, Water Ministry of Industry and Handicraft, Cambodia
Managing Director, Khulna Water Supply and Sewerage Authority, Bangladesh
Managing Director, Dhaka WASA, Bangladesh
Member of House of Representatives (also Chairperson of the Committee on Ecology and Chairperson of the Oversight Committee on Clean Water), The Philippines
Director – Centre for Urban Governance, Infrastructure Development, Environment and Energy Administrative Staff College of India, India
Managing Director, Metropolitan Water Supply & Sewerage Board, India
Chairman, National Water Supply and Drainage Board, Sri Lanka
Director of International Project Coordination, Waterworks Bureau of City of Kitakyushu, Japan
Head PPP Office, Public Procurement Agency, Ministry of Planning and Investment, Vietnam


Minister, Ministry of Water and Natural Resources, County Government of Mombasa, Kenya
Minister, Ministry of Water Resources, Nigeria
Head of Public-Private Partnerships, Ministry of Water Resources, Nigeria
Managing Director, Cross River State Water Board, Nigeria
Specialist, Cross River State Water Board, Nigeria
Managing Director, Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company, Kenya
President, AquaFed, Senegal
Chairman, Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company, Kenya
Water Resources Commissioner, Kaduna State Government, Nigeria
Managing Director, Kaduna State Water Board, Nigeria
Commissioner Barrister, Taraba State Government, Nigeria
Managing Director, Taraba State Water Supply Agency, Nigeria
President, National Water Supply Association, Nigeria
Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Water and Evironment, Uganda
Secretary, General AfWA, Cote d’Ivoire
CEO, Southern Region Water Board, Malawi
CEO, Lilongwe Water Board, Malawi
Chief Economic Advisor and Executive Officer to the President, Government of Malawi, Malawi
Principal Secretary Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Malawi
CEO, Blantyre Water Board, Malawi
CEO, Central Region Water Board, Malawi
Director Water Supply, Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Malawi
CEO, Lagos Water Corporation, Nigeria


Managing Director, Samoa Water Authority Samoa
CEO, Water Authority of Fiji
Minister Ministry of Works, Transport and Infrastructure Samoa

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