Our former leadership
Since our founding, ICLEI has been led by Presidents and Vice Presidents elected by ICLEI Members worldwide, as well as Secretary Generals and Deputy Secretary Generals, who form our executive leadership.
Former Mayor, City of Bonn, Germany Former Mayor of Bonn from 2015 - 2020, Sridharan has long-standing experience in local government administration. Mayor Sridharan promotes and advocates low-emission solutions, holistic approaches to sustainable development and multi-level governance cooperation towards the implementation of the global sustainability agenda. © Foto: Barbara Frommann/Bundesstadt Bonn
Former Mayor, Seoul Metropolitan Government, Republic of Korea Park was the Mayor of Seoul, Republic of Korea. He had a background in international law and had served as the Executive Director of several national foundations. From 1995 to 2002, he was the Secretary General for the People’s Solidarity for a participatory Democracy.