We have a diverse team that brings together years of experience in water services in Madagascar and abroad. Every team member, including office personnel, has spent time in the field getting to know our products and the people they serve. In addition to the key staff shown below, we have dedicated staff who act as drillers, mechanics, welders, machine technicians, masons and construction experts. Our staff numbers 50 full-time members.

Company Shareholders

Adriaan Mol

Co Founder & Business Advisor

Adriaan, a Dutch national, has 20 years of professional experience working in technical and top field management positions for international NGOs in Africa and Asia. He has a keen interest in combining technology with business models that deliver social and environmental benefits. Besides BushProof, Adriaan co-founded several other award-winning social-enterprises including Start!e and ToughStuff, which reached 2.5 million people with the benefits of clean energy. Adriaan was a winner of the 2006 Global Social Benefit Incubator and the 2010 TechAwards. 

Eric Fewster

Co Founder & Technical Advisor

Eric, a British national, brings over seventeen years of hands-on operational experience to the business as a water and sanitation specialist, having worked on the design, implementation and evaluation of projects in numerous countries in both Africa and Asia. He is now a freelance WASH advisor based in the UK, but also acts as a technical advisor to the business in Madagascar. He continues to co-facilitate the BushProof Technical Training in Water & Sanitation Infrastructure – an international practical technical training which he launched in 2006. 

Antoine Pingoud

Former Technical Director and minority shareholder

Marie-Hélène Brasey

Former Deputy Director and minority shareholder

Mathieu Monteleone

Technical Director and minority shareholder

Serge Ranaivojaona

Managing Director and minority shareholder