Osmoflo’s Dooley becomes new AWA chairman

The chairman of desalination system provider Osmoflo, Graham Dooley, became president of the Australian Water Association at the close of the association’s Ozwater ’13 conference and exhibition in Perth on 9 May 2013.

Dooley, who is also an independent board member of the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination Australia, takes over from Lucia Cade.

Dooley is additionally chairman of Blue Sky Water Partners, which manages investments in water rights and infrastructure; waterAustralia, the peak export business body for the Australian water industry; and the Salisbury Water Management Board.

For 15 years until 2007, he was managing director of United Utilities Australia, and prior to 1991, Dooley worked for Sydney Water for nearly 20 years where he filled several senior management roles.