Governance

The 2030 WRG’s governance structure comprises a Governing Council, Steering Board, and Secretariat. The Governing Council consists of 18 senior executives of development partners, who guide the strategic direction of the 2030 WRG. They also help promote the 2030 WRG and its activities within their extensive networks.

Members of the Governing Council 2019

Paul Bulcke Nestle Chair
Chairman, Board of Directors, Nestlé S.A. / Co-Chair, 2030 WRG Governing Council
Laura Tuck
Vice President, Sustainable Development, World Bank Group / Co-Chair, 2030 WRG Governing Council
Akinwumi Adesina
President, African Development Bank (AfDB)
Acting Director-General, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
László Balogh
Deputy State Secretary of Financial Policy Affairs, Ministry for National Economy, Government of Hungary
Howard Bamsey_GWP
Chair, Global Water Partnership (GWP)
Ohad Cohen Israel
Head of the Foreign Trade Administration, Ministry of Economy and Industry, Government of Israel
Carin Jamtin
Director-General, Swedish International Development Agency (Sida)
Ramon Laguarta_PepsiCo
Chief Executive Officer & Chairman, Board of Directors, PepsiCo
Luis Alberto Moreno, President, Inter-American Development Bank, (IADB)
President, Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Mohammad Musa
Executive Director, BRAC
James Quincey - President and Chief Executive Officer, The Coca-Cola Company
President & Chief Executive Officer, The Coca-Cola Company
Frank Rijsberman
Director-General, Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)
Manuel Sager, Director, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation ( SDC)
Ambassador & Director-General, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
Richard Samans, Managing Director and Member of the Managing Board, World Economic Forum
Managing Director & Member, Managing Board, World Economic Forum (WEF)
Lindiwe Sisulu_SA
Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, Government of South Africa
Achim Steiner, Administrator, United Nations Development Program (UNDP)
Administrator, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Members of the Steering Board 2019

The Governing Council appoints the members of the Steering Board, which oversees the management of the 2030 WRG. The Board reviews and submits the strategic plan and budget annually to the Governing Council. The Board also supervises the Secretariat; approves its plan, budget, and proposed country programs; supervises funding and resource development within countries; and comments on the 2030 WRG’s work program.

Dominic Waughray, Senior Director & Head of Environmental Initiatives, World Economic Forum (WEF)
Head, Centre for Global Public Goods / Member, Managing Board, World Economic Forum (WEF) / Co-Chair, 2030 WRG Steering Board
Jennifer Sara - Director, Water Global Practice, World Bank Group
Senior Director, Water Global Practice, World Bank Group / Co-Chair, 2030 WRG Steering Board
Zafrir Asaf
Director of the Emerging Markets and Development Finance Department, Ministry of Economy and Industry, Government of Israel
Roberta Barbieri
Vice President, Global Water and Environmental Solutions, PepsiCo
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Head, Global Cooperation and Environment Unit, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)
James Dalton
Director a.i., Global Water Programme, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
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Deputy Head, Department for Water Diplomacy and the Danube Region Strategy, Government of Hungary
Alice Laidlaw
Global Head, Cities and Environment Infrastructure - International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Ulrike Sapiro
Senior Director, Water Stewardship & Agriculture, The Coca-Cola Company
Monika Weber-Fahr
Executive Secretary, Global Water Partnership (GWP)
Ghishlaine Weder
Head, Economics and International Relations, Nestlé