The Bureau of International Recycling (www.bir.org), Brussels, has named Alexandre Delacoux as its new general manager. In a news release, the BIR says Delacoux has been assigned to “to strengthen the BIR team in Brussels.”
Delacoux began working with the BIR on a part-time basis in early October 2012. His initial project will be to lead an internal BIR fact-finding mission during the fourth quarter of 2012. He will start working full-time with BIR at the beginning of 2013.
According to his LinkedIn profile, Delacoux has a public relations and communications background and previously served as executive director at Brussels-based European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE), a trade association representing companies in Europe that produce biopharmaceutical products (medicines produced from cells and bacteria).