President - Treatment Solutions
Maximilien Pellegrini serves as the President of the Treatment Solutions segment for SUEZ North America. With extensive experience in the water industry, he is responsible for the strategic development of a broad portfolio of sustainable cutting-edge technologies, solutions and services aimed at solving the water treatment challenges faced by municipalities and industrialists.
Maximilien has a strong management background and extensive expertise in business development and strategic planning of large water treatment projects both in North America and abroad. Maximilien joined the Paris-based Dégremont Group, a SUEZ company, in 2001, where he served in roles of increasing responsibility in several countries. He became CFO for Degrémont’s Iberia/Africa/Latin America Business Unit and later served as CEO of Degremont Iberia, where he was responsible for the company’s design-build and O&M operations and acquired significant expertise in the management of large desalination projects. Prior to his appointment with SUEZ, Maximilien was the CEO of Infilco Degrémont, the group’s North American water and wastewater treatment equipment affiliate.
Maximilien is a member of several industry associations, including the Water Environment Federation, American Water Works Association, International Desalination Association and the Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association.
Maximilien studied in France, where he earned a Master’s degree in management in 1996.