BIR Names General Manager

Alexandre Delacoux enlisted to help strengthen the global recycling association.

November 1, 2012
Recycling Today Staff

The Bureau of International Recycling (, 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).