European Benchmarking Co-operation, Netherlands
Peter Dane is a civil engineer by profession. He started his career at the water utility of the city of Rotterdam where he has been responsible for corporate strategy, legal affairs, investment planning, industrial water supply, technical due diligence of mergers and contingency management.
Peter has been a member of the Dutch National Committee that developed a guideline for reliability of water supply systems and a National Committee on post-9/11 measures.
In 2005 he changed to Vewin (Association of Dutch Water Companies). With Nordic partners, he developed an international benchmarking programme to improve performance of water- & wastewater services. Currently, Peter is the managing director of the EBC Foundation (European Benchmarking Co-operation).
Peter is a management committee member of IWA’s Specialist Group on Benchmarking & Performance Assessment and a co-author of the IWA-/AWWA-book: “Benchmarking Water Services – Guiding water utilities to excellence”.