Martin FUCHS, 
Head of Hydro Consulting,
Pöyry Austria

World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Martin Fuchs is head of Pöyry´s Hydro-Consulting section which is Pöyry´s competence centre for hydro-informatics, hydrology and climate change.

Before he joined Pöyry in 2001, he worked as a research assistant at the University of Natural Resources in Vienna with a focus on climate change impact assessment and river basin modelling.

In his professional career, he has worked as a hydropower consultant and water resources specialist on a large number of engineering and consulting projects in Europe, Asia and Africa. He is also a member of the advisory panel for the Hydropower Climate Resilience Guidelines, jointly developed by the IHA, World Bank and EBRD.

Martin has a background in civil engineering and water management and holds a PhD in hydrology.

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Workshop on climate resilience