January 20, 2016
Now in its second year, WWi’s Top 25 Leaders Listing goes from strength to strength. The start of 2016 brings a time for celebration: celebrating the best of the best, global thought leaders in the water/wastewater industries. Engineers, consultants, academics and utilities all have an important role to play in delivering crucial water services. We start by looking at the top 24 before an interview with the overall winner.
# 18 Dr Boris Liberman, Chief Technology Officer, IDE Technologies, Israel
Active in the field of desalination for 20 years, Dr Liberman developed the Pressure Centre desalination concept, Direct Osmosis Cleaning, 16” membrane arrangement in a vertical position and has overseen some of the largest projects in the world. He has pending applications in reverse osmosis for power generation. A graduate of the Institute for Scientific Research in Water Supply, Moscow, he holds several granted patents in the field of reverse osmosis desalination.