Governance

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 2030 WRG. They also help promote 2030 WRG and its activities within their extensive networks.

Members of the Governing Council 2019

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

Members of the Steering Board 2019

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

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