Dr. Angelos Amditis, the I-SENSE Group Director, was unanimously elected as the new Chairman of ERTICO during the last annual General Assembly held at the Autoworld of Brussels, on 20 June 2018.
Taking the floor from the previous Chairman, Cees de Wijs, CEO of Dynniq, the newly elected Chairman delivered an inspiring speech, in which he particularly stressed the importance of transparency and cooperation and thanked all parties who have been deeply involved in shaping ERTICO’s new strategy.
“I thank Cees de Wijs for his leadership of the Supervisory Board and his exceptional work for the ERTICO Partnership. We worked together and with the rest of the members of the Supervisory Board the last years to realize ERTICO’s vision and strategy.”
Angelos Amditis highlighted the importance of Partnership in ERTICO, committing to keep supporting its members with the help of the Supervisory Board and ERTICO staff. “I will pursue close collaboration with all ERTICO partners and the ERTICO Office in order to strengthen even more the ERTICO Partnership and in order to maintain (and even enhance –if possible-) its role as a key organisation for defining and developing further the future of transport, taking into account always the interests of all its sectors”.
The General Assembly was a special moment to show gratitude to those who have actively participated in and contributed to ERTICO’s work and who brought a significant contribution to the ERTICO community.
A new Supervisory Board was also elected as follows:
-Ronald Adams, Rijkswaterstaat
-Angelos Amditis, ICCS
-Ashweeni Beehari, Satellite Applications Catapult
-Andres Bonander, Volvo
-Cees De Wijs, Dynniq
-Andreas Erwig, TomTom
-Wolfgang Foltin, DENSO
-Frank Försterling, Continental
-George Gillespie, City of Glasgow
-Olle Isaksson, Ericsson
-Thomas Kusche-Knezevic, WDR
-Thomas Moller Thomsen, FIA
-Luis Puerto, RACC
-Christian Rousseau, Renault
-Mika Rytkönen, HERE
-Francisco Sanchez, CTAG
-Markus Schlitt, Siemens
-Michael Schuch, Swarco
-Jan van der Wel, Technolution
-Joost Vantomme, ACEA
-Ralf Willenbrock, T-Systems
The respective announcement from the ERTICO newsroom is available here: http://erticonetwork.com/ertico-general-assembly-elects-angelos-amditis-as-new-chairman/