EDI and the European Demolition Association, EDA, share the General Assembly and the Board of Directors. The daily management of the association is executed by the Secretariat.

General Assembly

The General Assembly is the supreme governing body of the association, in which all the members are represented.  The regular meeting is held once a year, usually together with EDA’s Annual Convention.


Board of Directors

The Board is the governing body that manages and represents the interests of the association in accordance with the directives of the General Assembly. The Board meets usually every quarter.

The members of the Board of Directors are:


Stefano Panseri
On behalf of the company DESPE and the association NADECO (Italy)

Past president

Francisco Cobo
On behalf of the association AEDED (Spain)

Vice president

Patrick Frye
On behalf of the company CARDEM and the association SEDDRe (France)

President International Committee and Treasurer

Johan D’Hooghe
On behalf of the company RECYCLING ASSISTANCE and the delegate of Belgian contractors (Belgium)

Vice president of the International Committee

Igor Kecskés-Maconkai
On behalf of the company SANSPEC and delegate of the Swedish contractors (Sweden)

Board member

Kees de Groot
On behalf of the association VERAS (The Netherlands)

Board member

Thomas Lück
On behalf of the association DA (Germany)

Board member

Kai Salmi
On behalf of the associations FDA and SAP (Finland)

Board member

Dejan Bojovic
On behalf of the association SDA (Serbia)

Board member

Duncan Rudall
On behalf of the association NFDC (United Kingdom)


Board member

Victor Kazakov
On behalf of the company CRUSHMASH and the association NUDEC (Russian Federation)

Board member

John Duffy
On behalf of the association IADC (Ireland)

Board member

Michail Daktylidis (Greece)
On behalf of the association PEDMEDE (Greece)



The Secretariat of the association works to provide support to members, following the directives of the Board of Directors and acts on behalf of the European decontamination industry with Public Administrations and other institutions.

The Secretariat manages the regular meetings within the association and also organizes the activities related to the industry.

The team of the Secretariat is provided by the company RABUSO, hired by EDI for this purpose.

Secretary General

Jose Blanco, RABUSO (ES)