European Coordinating Committee of Manufacturers of Electrical Switchgear and Controlgear

Organization Chart

CAPIEL Organisation chart



  • President: Karlheinz Kaul (Siemens)
  • Vice President: Andrea Donadel (Schneider Electric)
  • Secretary General: Delphine Eyraud-Galant (Gimélec)

Steering Committee

  • President: Karlheinz Kaul (Siemens)
  • Vice President: Andrea Donadel (Schneider Electric)
  • Secretary General: Delphine Eyraud-Galant (Gimélec)

Members

  • Alexander Benedict (Benedict)
  • Kai Garrels (ABB)
  • Günter Idinger (Eaton Industries GmbH)
  • Murat Eti (Legrand)

Convenors

  • PG1: Karl Hiereth (Siemens) - Ecodesign
  • PG2: Environmental issues
  • PG3: Patrick Bernard (Schneider-Electric) - Promotion of EU market values – CAPIEL CoC
  • PG4: Philippe Vollet (Schneider Electric) - Digitalization of Building
  • PG5: Anette Wester-Odbratt (ABB) - Low voltage switchgear and control gear - Safety aspects
  • PG6: Victoria Montag (Gambica) – Web communication
  • PG7: Cancelled
  • PG8: Kai Garrels (ABB) – Industry 4.0
  • PG9: Iain Lindsay (Rockwell) – NLF Directives

You can contact Capiel at: info@capiel.eu.

Structure

The organisation of CAPIEL will consist of:

  • The Plenary Committee
  • The Steering Committee
  • The project groups or task forces

Project Groups or specific Task Forces will be set up by the Plenary Committee, if and when appropriate. They will work within a framework defined by the Plenary Committee under the operational supervision of the Steering committee.

The President & Vice President

The President and the Vice-President shall be elected by the Plenary Committee for a period of three years amongst the Manufacturer’s representatives. The President and the Vice-President shall be eligible for one further consecutive period of one year.

The Secretary General

The Secretary General is a permanent member of one of the trade associations which is a member of CAPIEL. They are appointed and removed by the Plenary Committee.