Riccardo Viaggi has been named as the new Secretary General of CECE. With CECE Viaggi will represent the association and its members sector towards the EU institutions and manage the association’s Brussels office.
Viaggi – 36 years old and an Italian national – has been secretary general of European Builders Confederation (EBC) since 2009. In this function, he represented European construction micro, small and medium-sized enterprises from the 20 affiliates and partners of EBC in Brussels.
The appointment of the new secretary general was proposed by CECE’s Steering Group and confirmed by the association’s Presidents’ Committee in April 2017. “I am looking forward to working together with CECE’s members, partner associations and other stakeholders in order to promote the interests of our strategically important industry towards the European Institutions,” Viaggi said.
CECE, the Committee for European Construction Equipment, represents the interests of over one thousand construction equipment manufacturers through national trade associations in 13 European countries: Germany, the UK, France, Italy, Spain, Czech Republic, Sweden, Finland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Russia and Turkey.
For more information see www.cece.eu