The government body of EDA is 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 the 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 ussually every quarter.

The members of the Board of Directors are:



William Sinclair (United Kingdom)
On behalf of the company SAFEDEM and the association NFDC


Past president

Pilar de la Cruz (Spain)

Vice president

Francisco Cobo (Spain)
On behalf of the company DELTAPUNT and the association AEDED

President International Committee

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


Vice president International Committee

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


Board member

Jan Bork (The Netherlands)
On behalf of the association VERAS


Board member

Igor Kecskés-Maconkai (Sweden)
On behalf of the association RIV


Board member

Johan D’Hooghe (Belgium)
On behalf of the association CASO


Board member

Janne Salonen (Finland)
On behalf of the association FDA


Board member

Thomas Lück (Germany)
On behalf of the association DA

Board member

Dejan Bojovic (Serbia)
On behalf of the association SDA


Secretary General

Jose Blanco (SPAIN)



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 demolition 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 EDA to take care of these tasks.