At the European Smart Metering Industry Group’s (ESMIG) recent General Assembly new managing and international alliances directors were named.
Outgoing managing director Dr Howard Porter has taken up the role of International Alliances Director. Porter, who is also the CEO of BEAMA in the U.K. has served as managing director of ESMIG since its founding.
The position of Managing Director has been filled by Willem Strabbing, Formerly ESMIG technical director, Strabbing has focused his career in the area of technical process control and most recently was manager Intelligent Networks and Communication at Kema Consulting. Among other activities as a new task for the EC Smart Grid Coordination Group he is coordinating the development of use cases and architectures for AMI at a European level.