Matt Madeksza was appointed President and CEO of Veolia North America in September 2020. He leads the Water, Energy, Waste and Resource Recovery activities of Veolia’s North American zone, which has approximately 4,000 customers and 7,000 employees.
Matt is an established business leader who has more than 20 years of industrial and business development experience. Prior to Veolia, Matt was Vice President at Saint-Gobain Corp. overseeing CertainTeed Roofing Products Group. During his 14 years at Saint-Gobain, Matt also led global business units in Performance Plastics, Abrasives Products and Insulation Products Group.
Before Saint-Gobain, Matt had senior leadership positions with The Boeing Company and United Technologies Corp., and a proven track record of building high-performing teams and delivering financial results.
Matt is a graduate of Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. He also received a Master of Science from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management.