Lennart Silvis holds the positions of Global Director Water for Industry and, as such, is member of the global Business Line Water Management Team of Royal HaskoningDHV.
Lennart has over two decades’ experience in creating and implementing strategies and partnerships focused on water. He is a strong global collaborator – connecting and engaging people from all over the world on the latest insights and innovations for enhancing climate and water resilience. His track record includes strategy development and implementation, relationship management, program management and public-private partnerships in the water sector.
Before moving to Royal HaskoningDHV in 2018, Lennart held positions as Managing Director at the Netherlands Water Partnership, Chairman of the Amsterdam International Water Week and board member of Aqua for All and the Water Governance Centre. In these positions he has been building alliances connecting people from industry, science, business, policy and technology.
Lennart’s current focus is on driving strong business growth in Royal HaskoningDHV, particularly with industrial clients. He envisions sustainable and water resilient industries, and focuses on business continuity, water stewardship and sustainable use of water.
Lennart aims to create value by improving the financial, social, and environmental performance of industries over time. He invites you to partner with Royal HaskoningDHV in line with his favorite quote: “collaboration is the new competition”.