The Management and Sales Team

Cecile Dekeuwer
Founder and CEO of WeCo

I am an expert in regulations and AFNOR and ISO standards related to water and sanitation, climate change, life cycle assessment and an auditor at the AFNOR audit and evaluation committee. Formerly a lawyer in international business law, founder and director of several associations and private structures, I attended various business schools such as EM Lyon and HEC

Jörg Schaff
Co-founder – Business developer Northern-Europe 

I am a consultant for Franco-German partnerships and also a Senior Lecturer in Sustainable Development for the Grandes Ecoles

At WeCo, I provide business development for German-speaking countries and Northen-Europe countries

Alexandre Gleich
Business Developer – Collective

I am business developer at WeCo for communities, to which I long made the link with companies

Commercial and marketing assistant

I joined the WeCo team as sales and marketing assistant

Graduated from Bachelor’s degree in Sales and Marketing Development from SUPCAREER (INSEEC), I am in charge of sales prospecting with communities and marketing support

The Technical Team

Carine Mineau

I am a UTC-trained engineer with experience in water treatment, from wastewater treatment to ultrapure water production. I worked at Merck, Egis Eau and Total. At WeCo, I am in charge of the development at Alstom, the technical management and the industrialization of our technology

Arthur Mofakhami

I am a former research engineer from Ecole Centrale. I created a start-up in electrolysis (Ceram Hyd) for the production of hydrogen, with the filing of patents and fundraising

At WeCo, I am the Chief Technical Officer and oversee all R&D and technical issues related to wastewater treatment and associated energy supply

Clement CID
Scientific support

With 10 years of experience in the field of on-site wastewater treatment and general expertise in R&D and project management, my technical support allows WeCo to accelerate its R&D and product development

Sludge treatment

I am a PhD engineer working on the optimization of biological treatment for sludge reclamation

I obtained a degree in chemical engineering from the American University of Beirut, and complemented it with a master’s degree in environmental engineering from AgroParisTech

Water quality

I joined WeCo’s technical team as a water treatment technician under a work-study program

With a BTS in water management from the Ecole Nationale de Chimie, Physique et Biologie in Paris (ENCPB), I carry out missions within WeCo mainly concerning system maintenance operations and water quality monitoring

Mechanical design

I am a work-study student in mechanics and CAD at the University of Sorbonne, in charge of the writing of technical documents, the follow-up of the realizations and the validation of the prototypes on the design and mechanical aspects

The back office team

Sébastien Faust
Co-Founder – Webmaster

Self-taught of Franco-German origin with a strong ecological sensitivity, I spent several years in Asia as IT manager, trainer and web designer. I am a co-founding partner of WeCo and in charge of the webmastering of the website

Christine Plateau

After several years as a trilingual executive assistant, I created several companies including a coworking space and an outsourced secretarial company. At WeCo, I manage all administrative aspects, administrative and commercial secretariat. I assist the management team in the day-to-day management of the business

Strategic Committee

Emmanuel Gayan

With more than 20 years of international experience in the water sector (Veolia, Osmoflo, Saur), I advise WeCo as a shareholder on development strategy

I was an engineer and vice-president of multinational companies in the water and sanitation sector

Anani Ayivi
Founding member

Project Director at Alstom for many years, I benefit from a great expertise in the management of industrial projects in France and internationally – China, Korea, India, South Africa

As a member of WeCo’s Strategic Committee, I share my industrial and international technical expertise

Guillaume David
Member of the Strategic Committee

I benefit from a ten year experience as a consultant at Ernst &Young (EY) for sustenable development

As a member of WeCo’s Strategic Committee, I share my experience related to the setting up of sustainable development projects

Olivier Mouroux

CEO and co-founder of AsianceI have a solid 20-year experience in Asia. As a business angel and start-up mentor, I regularly speak in classes and workshops to present the Asian digital ecosystem

At WeCo, I share my experience in digital strategy on the Asian market