Lisa Bross is Head of Research & Development at Wasserversorgung Rheinessen-Pfalz GmbH, a water utility in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, supplying approx. 300,000 inhabitants, and serves as the Chair of the YWP Chapter Germany. She has a special interest in the field of emergency water supply and protection of critical infrastructures. With a PhD in water supply and a Master’s degree in Economics from RWTH Aachen University, she has been working in projects in the field of water supply, wastewater treatment and capacity development, with people from different countries and cultures. Additionally, she contributes to the work of the IWA SG Sustainability in the Water Sector as part of the Management Committee.