AEB Board

Board Competences

The Board members are elected by the General Assembly (GA) of AEB members. The Board is the collective executive body of the AEB and has the following competences:

  • To develop and implement the AEB Strategy
  • To determine the AEB lobbying policy
  • To approve AEB members
  • To supervise the AEB committees and working groups
  • To prepare the annual report, the annual accounting balance sheet and the profit-and-loss account for General Assembly (GA) approval
  • To prepare and implement the yearly budget
  • To make proposals to the GA regarding membership dues and repayment


Chairman of the AEB Board
Vanderplaetse Johan Vanderplaetse Johan

Senior Vice President, President for Russia and CIS, Schneider Electric
Deputy Chairperson of the AEB Board
Staertzel Thomas Staertzel Thomas

Managing Director/CEO, Porsche Russland, Porsche Centre Moscow
Deputy Chairperson responsible for SMEs
Bruck Paul Bruck Paul

Main shareholder, OOO Most Service
AEB Board members
Akim Michael Akim Michael

Ferlenghi Ernesto Ferlenghi Ernesto

Executive Vice President, market development, Eni for Russia & Central Asia
Kuutsa Jussi Kuutsa Jussi

CEO, Itella Russia
Lawson Stuart Lawson Stuart

Senior Advisor, EY
Liberov Alexander Liberov Alexander

President and CEO, Siemens in Russia
Pegorier Philippe Pegorier Philippe

President, Alstom Russia

You can learn more about AEB General Assembly (GA), Council of National Representatives, Auditing Commission and AEB Team