Urban Water Sector
Adequate quantity and quality of water
available for domestic, commercial and industrial users in
Asian urban areas.
the insights gained from ground level work with the water
utilities and users, make a positive contribution to
evidence-based urban water public policy in Asia.
Business Management and Public Policy ConsultantUrban Water Sector
of Urban Water Utilities using Four-Domain Framework of Analysis
of multi-lateral donor agencies engaged in urban water sector
between two urban water utilities
related to urban water sector
in urban water sector
Prof Asit K. Biswas is universally acknowledged as one of the world’s leading authorities on water, environment and development-related issues. He has had a very distinguished career as an academic; a senior public official in Canada; advisor and/or confidant to Presidents, Prime Ministers and Ministers in 19 countries, six Heads of United ...Nations Agencies, two Secretary-Generals of OECD, several Heads of bilateral aid agencies, and four CEOs or Chairmen of major MNCs. He was a member of the World Commission on Water and co-founder of International Water ResourcesAssociation and World Water Council. He was a member of the Global Agenda Council of the World Economic Forum and is currently member of the International Advisory Board, Pictet Asset Management, Geneva; member of the Advisory Board, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur; and Strategic Advisor, Singapore International Water Week. Among his numerous awards are Stockholm Water Prize; Crystal Drop and Millennium Prizes of the International Water Resources Association; Walter Huber Prize of the American Society of Civil Engineering; “Person of the Year” award of Canada; and Aragon Environment Prize of Spain. He has received seven Honorary Doctorates from leading global universities. He is the author of 88 books and over 500 papers, which have been translated into 41 languages. He is the founder of the International Journal of Water Resources Development and was its Editor-in-Chief for the first 29 years. He is a member of Russian Engineering Academy and European Academy of Sciences.
Pawan after spending twenty years in public markets transitioned from public market investments to urban water sector. Since his transition to urban water sector, Pawan has researched or consulted urban water sector in India, Cambodia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Singapore and Mongolia. He has developed a framework of analysis called Four-Domain Framework of Analysis of ...Urban Water Utilities, through which he does descriptive, diagnostic, predictive and prescriptive business analysis of Urban Water Utilities. Pawan is also Adjunct Professor to Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (India). Pawan is B. Tech from Indian Institute of Technology (Kharagpur, India), MBA from Indian Institute of Management (Bangalore, India) and MPA from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (NUS, Singapore).
Member, Advisory Board
Minister Delegate to Prime Minister Royal Government of Cambodia
Minister Delegate to Prime Minister Royal Government of Cambodia.H.E Mr. Ek Sonn Chan joined Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority (PPWSA) as a Director in 1993 and he was General Director of PPWSA till 2012. He successfully turnaround PPWSA from a loss-making water utility with NRW of more than 70% to a profitable water utility with NRW of less than 10%. ...H.E Mr Ek Sonn Chan was awarded prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award in 2006 for Government service. In 2010 he was awarde the
Stockholm Industry Water Award.
After retirement from PPWSA in July 2012,
H.E Mr Ek Sonn Chan worked as Under Secretary of State and then as Secretary of State (from 2013) in Ministry of Industry Mines and Energy, Royal Government of Cambodia. In 2019, he was promoted to Minister Delegate to Prime Minister, Royal Government of Cambodia.
H.E Mr. Ek Sonn Chan brings exemplary leadership skills and his deep experience in water experience to the advisory board of Water Management International Pte Ltd.
Head, Essilor Vision Foundation
Head, Essilor Vision Foundation. Yvonne has 22 years of diverse experience from private to public, from profit to non-profit. Yvonne has honed a sharp and enterprising business acumen with an eye for creating social good. She is committed is to help organizations do well by doing good. Yvonne has diverse skills from marketing to corporate philanthropy ...and she has project experience across Asian countries.
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