Stephane Heddesheimer has been appointed Deputy CEO of SUEZ in Asia effective February 2022.
Stephane’s career with SUEZ spans over more than 25 years. After joining in 1994 as Project Manager in Lyonnaise des Eaux’s International Projects Department, he took operational responsibilities in SUEZ’ waste management branch as Regional Manager of SITA Centre Ouest from 2000 to 2007. In 2007, he became VP Business Development of Central Europe, Mediterranean, Middle-East, then Chief Operations Officer of SITA Polska in 2010. In 2015, he was appointed Business Unit Director of Treatment Infrastructure activities, formerly known as Degrémont, for Europe & CIS. In 2018, he became CEO of SUEZ Polska. He was appointed CEO of Recycling and Recovery of SUEZ in Asia in May 2021 on top of his responsibilities as Senior Vice President in charge of Industrial Performance in Asia Pacific.
His leading role in developing Energy-from-Waste PPPs in emerging markets was recognized by several industry awards, including two “European Waste Deal of the Year” by the Infrastructure Journal in 2013 (for the Poznan project in Poland) and 2020 (for the Belgrade Waste Management PPP in Serbia).
Since 2020, he has been Senior Vice President in charge of Industrial Performance in the Asia Pacific and Africa-Middle East regions.
Stephane earned his MSc degree in management in Rouen Business School, France, in 1993.