Sydney Water has announced its new CEO.

Sydney Water Chairman Bruce Morgan has announced Roch Cheroux, currently the Chief Executive of SA Water, will take on the role from September.

“I’m pleased to announce that Sydney Water’s new CEO will be, Roch Cheroux. Roch was identified after an extensive executive search process both in Australia and overseas,” Mr Morgan said.

“Roch is a key influencer in the water industry with significant experience in shaping and leading public and private corporations across the Asia-Pacific region and Europe.” 

Ms Cheroux’s previous experience also includes Chief Executive Officer of SUEZ for the South East Asia region and SUEZ-Degrémont Australia and New Zealand, Managing Director of United Utilities Asia and Pacific (TRILITY), and Chief Executive and Chairman of Tallinn Water in Estonia.

Roch is a Director of the Water Services Association of Australia and leads the national committee on Utility Excellence.

“We look forward to working with Roch on continuing to lead Sydney Water’s customer-centric journey and provide essential services to keep Greater Sydney liveable, productive and thriving for a sustainable future,” Mr Morgan said.