John Van Gessel was Appointed as General Counsel at Waste Management, Inc.

Date of management change: November 15, 2011 

What Happened?

Waste Management, Inc. ( ) hired John Van Gessel as General Counsel


About the Company

Waste Management is North America`s leading provider of integrated environmental solutions. We partner with our customers and communities to manage and reduce waste from collection to disposal while recovering valuable resources and creating clean, renewable energy. We are on a quest for environmental performance, a mission to maximize resource value, while minimizing – and even eliminating – environmental impact so that both our economy and our environment can thrive. Waste Management tailors its services to meet the needs of each customer group and to ensure consistent, superior service at the local level. Headquartered in Houston, the company serves nearly 20 million municipal, commercial, industrial, and residential customers through a network of 367 collection operations, 355 transfer stations, 273 active landfill disposal sites, 16 waste-to-energy plants, 104 recycling plants, and 111 beneficial-use landfill gas projects.


About the Person

John Van Gessel previously held various legal positions in the industry.


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