Mr. Jochim Quoden

Managing Director
EXPRA – Extended Producer
Responsibility Alliance

Work experience

• Managing Director, EXPRA – Extended Producer Responsibility Alliance, Belgium,
April 2013 – currently
EXPRA is the umbrella organisation for packaging and packaging waste recovery and recycling
systems which are owned by obliged industry and work on a not-for-profit basis.
• Managing Director, PRO EUROPE, Belgium,
April 2005 – February 2013
PRO EUROPE is the umbrella organisation for European packaging and packaging waste recovery
and recycling schemes which mainly use the "Green Dot" trademark as a financing symbol. In its
primary role, PRO EUROPE is the general licensor of the "Green Dot" trademark.
• Secretary General, PRO EUROPE, Belgium,
October 2000 – April 2005
• Head of International Affairs and Trademark Protection, Der Grüne Punkt - Duales System
Deutschland GmbH,
February 1993 – March 2006
Der Grüne Punkt is the first dual system of its kind worldwide providing nationwide collection of
used sales packages and obtains raw materials from them for the closed-cycle economy.
• Assistant to the Head of Department, German Federal Ministry of Environment
October 1992 – January 1993


• Board Member of the CEFLEX consortium
• Board member of the Global Product Stewardship Council
• Member of the Advisory Board of the EPS SURE consortium
• Member of the Advisory Council of the Product Stewardship Institute
• Member of the OECD Expert Group on EPR
• Member of the European Think Tank of the German waste association DGAW