Egon Ariëns

Egon Ariëns

Role
Programme Manager Freshwater
Email address
postbuszoetwater@minienm.nl

Egon Ariëns has been Programme Manager of the Freshwater sub-programme since 1 January 2016. He is employed by the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment. The sub-programme has prepared the Delta Decision on Freshwater Supply, and in the years ahead it will support, among others things, the process of implementing the new supply levels instrument and the scheduling of the freshwater supply measures in the Delta Plan on Freshwater Supply.

Mr Ariëns is a civil engineer and previously, at Rijkswaterstaat (the executive arm of the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment), he worked on the execution of hydraulic engineering works. At the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment his responsibilities included water policy and strategy. In recent years, Mr Ariëns was project leader for the drawing up of the new National Water Plan and the Administrative Agreement on Water.