Mr. Dominique Gâtel joined the PPP Business Advisory Board of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe in March 2015, and is co-chair of the UNECE Project Team on PPPs in Water and Sanitation.
He is with Veolia Public Affairs Department in Paris, in charge of water matters (2013-2015) and is a Strategic Council Member of the International Water Association (IWA) since 2013. He holds an MSc in Agronomy (1984) from Agro-Paris-Tech. He has been in the food industry (1984-1992) and joined Veolia as Head of the Research Department of VEDIF (1992-2003). He became Deputy Technical Director for Drinking Water (2003-2013).
Mr. Dominique Gâtel has been involved with the French chapter of IWA as chairman of the drinking water commission (2010-2013), and with EurEau also as chair of the drinking water commission (2008-2012).