European Coordinating Committee of Manufacturers of Electrical Switchgear and Controlgear


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.