Mike de Castro


Mike has over two decades of experience in the industrial waste management, waste-to-energy and environmental services sectors where he has served in several leadership roles at global and regional companies. Mike also has extensive experience in the gas industry where he held key operating positions. Most recently, Mike was Executive Vice President, Supply Chain of Covanta, leading the company’s global supply chain operations across 41 operating sites with over 2,600 employees. Prior to Covanta, Mike was responsible for global fulfillment and operations at Air Products (NYSE:APD) across the company’s operations in 50 countries. Mike has also served as CEO of Interstate Waste Services, one of the largest independent, vertically integrated, environmental services companies in the Northeast. Mike brings extensive expertise across areas such as sustainable waste management practices, supply chain, operational excellence implementation and ES&H processes.

Mike holds an M.B.A. with high honors from Boston University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Alabama.