Born in 1967, Christophe Schumer is an environmental engineer by profession and has served as the CEO of Ikos Environment from its inception in 1995 until 2010. He took charge as Deputy Chairman of Environmental Development, Lhotellier Ikos Group in 2010-2012, and is currently Vice President International and Managing Director of Mailhem Ikos Environment in India. Christophe is an expert in the collection and treatment of waste and has been supervising the creation, development, and management of several municipal waste treatment plants (landfill, composting, segregation, methanation, biogas recovery, leachates treatment) up to a capacity of 1,000 TPD. He has also been contributing to the creation of waste collection services for several cities in Europe up to a capacity of 1,000 TPD.
Sameer Rege is a graduate chemical engineer from BharatiVidyapeeth College of Engineering, Pune, and has always shown a keen interest in environmental management. Having specialized in Environmental Design from Vishwakarma Institute of Technology (VIT), Pune, he has since been spearheading the business of Mailhem Engineers – first as design and engineering leader and subsequently as the business head of the organization.Sameer manages project implementation in the newly formed entityMailhemIkos EnvironmentPvt. Ltd. and has executed around 300 projects spread across the length and breadth of the country. Another feather in his cap has been getting the organization’s MEPL systems certified for ISO 9001, making MailhemIkosthe first biogas manufacturing company to be awarded an ISO certification. He also looks into Design and Trademark registration for the organizationand all its proprietary internal modules (Mailhem Design). Besides this, Sameer is also actively involved in all the technical activities related to various projects and R&D initiatives of the organization.