The World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) has announced the appointment of Dave Garchow as WANO Atlanta Centre Director , effective from 15 December 2013. Dave Garchow will succeed David Farr, who has held the positions of vice president of INPO international and Director of WANO Atlanta Centre since January 2009. David Farr will begin an industry reverse loan assignment in January 2014.
As part of his responsibilities as WANO Atlanta Centre Director, Dave Garchow will join the WANO Executive Leadership Team (ELT), comprised of the Directors of the Tokyo, Moscow and Paris Centres as well as the WANO Managing Director. The ELT is responsible for the day to day operation of WANO.
Ken Ellis, Managing Director of WANO said: "We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Dave Garchow as WANO's new Atlanta Centre Director and look forward to welcoming him to the Executive Leadership Team and the broader WANO family. I'd also like to take this opportunity to thank David Farr for his commitment and contribution to WANO over the past four years and wish him well for the future."