Stephane Bessadi

Senior Water Utility Specialist
Profile / Bio: 

Stephane leads innovative water and wastewater practices and technologies from the water service industry for innovative solutions and energy saving in cooperation with ADB operations. He also develops corporatization roadmap for major innovations for water efficiency and climate.

Prior to joining ADB team, Stephane was Operations Director for an international utility company. Stephane successfully implemented projects transformation and services development for the city of the future, through long term negotiations and relationship with institutional partners in Asia, Europe, and Middle East. He defined and implemented operational strategies with SMART tools to develop continuous supply and drastically reduce water losses, developed complete customer service settings with SMART meters to enhance the level of service and sales, implemented in house knowledge transfer program to optimize business performance and costs, and achieved quality certification of organizations.