APRA announces Carsten Wengel as official “APRA officer for UNEP”.
He will defend the interests of APRA members regarding the UNEP (United Nations Environment Program) during the Basel Convention (BC).
The Conference of the Parties is the governing body of the Basel Convention (BC) and advances implementation of the BC through the decisions it takes at its periodic meetings.
As a result of the BC COP-12, APRA was invited as well to provide comments on certain issues related to the technical guidelines (these will be integrated to the work program of the Open-End Working Group - OEWG - in order to prepare draft revised guidelines for consideration by COP-13).
The task of Carsten Wengel is to prepare the automotive industry for the upcoming United Nations Environmental Program COP13 (Thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties) in 2017. Carsten Wengel will align forces also with other associations.
Concerning his personal career:
Carsten Wengel (49) currently works as Director and Board Executive at Danish Crown, CW Management in Horsens/ Denmark.
He has more than 25 years of experience in the industry sector. During the last 15 years he worked in leadership positions in international and global industry enterprises. Mr. Wengel has a Master of the University Aalborg in Industrial Management, is married and has one daughter.
Over all Carsten Wengel will support APRA in being our voice of Remanufacturing.
Next to other lobbying activities, this action shows that APRA is actively defending the interests of the worldwide automotive remanufacturing industry.