Adriënne van der Sar
- Deputy Staff Director; regional liaison, generic issues and civic society organisations liaison
Ms Van der Sar has been a member of the Delta Programme Commissioner’s staff since 1 February 2010. As a Delta Decisions and sub-programmes advisor, she guided the development of the proposals for the five Delta Decisions in 2014. In the new organisational structure of the Delta Programme, Ms Van der Sar and Liliane van Sprundel act as liaisons for regional and national inter-administrative consortiums and all stakeholders. They are responsible for maintaining contact with all parties involved. Ms Van der Sar is also Deputy Staff Director. Previously, she worked for the Delta Programme’s quartermaster’s team. Ms Van der Sar also worked at the Water Affairs Directorate-General of the former Ministry of Transport and Public Works, Rijkswaterstaat (the executive arm of the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment), and she was seconded to the European Commission where she drafted the proposal for the Flood Risks Directive.