Board of Directors

Stefano Salvetti (Founder -President)

Stefano Salvetti lives in Milan and often visits European countries to learn about its history, art and industrial culture. He studied at the Classical Lyceum and gradua-ted in Political Economics at the Bocconi University in Milan. For a short time he collaborated with the University but then he dedicated himself to the family business that operates in industrial maintenance, in technological services for companies, mainly in robotics. He pays attention to culture and association initiatives: from 1987 to 1989 at EFNMS (European Federation of National Maintenance Societies), then in the Council of FAST (Federation of Scientific and Technical Associations) and at the Italian Institute of Welding. Today he dedicates himself to his Foundation and to his family: wife, three daughters and six grandchildren. He is passionate about horse riding and classic cars.

Dora Salvetti (Founder,Governor,Treasurer)

Dora Salvetti lives in Milan, Italy. She graduated with a thesis in Commercial Law of Financial Markets at the Bocconi University in Milan. She is registered to the National Registry of Auditors; Advisor and expert in regulatory, accounting and tax matters for industrial and commercial companies, banking institutions and intermediary companies; Auditor and Director of some Italian companies (transportation, real estate and commercial sector). She loves literature and horse riding.



Scholte Strikwerda  (Governor, General Secretary)

CV Scholte:  lives in Assen - Netherlands. Master’s degree Mechanical Engineering. Bachelor Business administration and change management. Engaged in maintenance and assetmanagement since 1990 as a consultant, maintenance manager, sitemanager and technical manager. Employed in food and Oil&Gas. Likes creating sustainable solutions using Lean and ICT. Currently working at Gasunie as member of the HSE management team. Supporting safe operations and the energy transition. Involved in the Dutch maintenance society NVDO since 2008. Board member of the NVDO since 2018.


Motto: Work hard, learn and see new things, share knowledge, enjoy results together.   

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Hans van Selm (Governor ,Past General Secretary)

CV Hans van Selm, lives in Hilversum - Netherlands. Bachelor degree as Maritime officer at the Maritime University of Applied sciences of Rotterdam. Certified as European Engineer by FEANI. Former Shell employee for the Chemical and Oil & Gas industry.  International management positions in Production Operations , Maintenance-  and Health, Safety and Environment. Former board member of the Dutch maintenance association and regional chairman of medium and small enterprises. At present moderator for Operational Excellence seminars. 

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Werner E. Tschuschke (Board Member)

CV Werner Tschuschke lives near Dortmund Germany,

Ing. (grad) degree, ConstructionEngineering, FH Duisburg,

Dipl.Ing. degree, Engineer of Management- and Production systems, UNI Dortmund,

Doctor of Engineering, UNI Dortmund,

SAP consultant Maintenance Management implementation and customisation,

Head of Division SAP Maintenance Management at HOESCH Steel Dortmund,

Professor for Maintenance and Quality Management Systems at FH-SWF (Technical University of applied sciences), Iserlohn

CEO of the Institute of Maintenance Engineering N-P.M. LTD, Iserlohn

Member of DKIN, German Committee of Maintenance,

Member of EFNMS Executive Committee,

Chairman of DIN, German Committee of Standardization, Part Maintenance,

Chairman of CEN TC 319

Member of the Board - Salvetti Foundation

Member of the Board of Directors Siegfried Schulte Foundation

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 Prof. Bernardo Vicente Tormos Martinez
(Governor , Board member)


Prof. Bernardo Tormos. Lives in Valencia (Spain). Mechanical Engineer at Universitat Politècnica de València. Joined Research Institute CMT Motores Térmicos in 1995 and since then his research activities has been focused on the field of fuels and lubricants for IC engines, mainly related on engine condition monitoring based on oil analysis and alternative fuels. He obtained his PhD in 2002 and became Assistant Professor in 2007. Board member of the Spanish Maintenance Association

(AEM) and member of the Academic board of Maintenance

Engineering Master at UPV, the only one official Master

(Spanish government accredited) at national level in Spain.

 Ir. Arjo Klijn  (Honorary Secretary)


Graduated Delft University (Mechanical Engineering) 1964.

Joined Cooper Bessemer (Mount Vernon, OHIO, USA) 1964 as Design Engineer Gascompressorstations with emphasis on “Maintainabilty

Improvement”. Joined Nederlandse Gasunie 1966 with

similar assignment. Transferred to “Compressorstations

Operations and Maintenance” 1976. Introduced Preventive

and Condition Based Maintenance 1976-1987. Improvement

from 6% of Invested Value to 1.8%. 1987–1994 Project

Manager Gasunie Corporate Office. Board Member NVDO

1984-1998 (Chairman 1986-1998). Board Member EFNMS

1988-2004 (Chairman 1995-2004). Board Member Salvetti

Foundation 2005-2014. Honorary Memberships: NVDO

(1998), EFNMS (2004), Salvetti Foundation (2014). 


 Paolo Lutteri (Board Member)


CV Paolo Lutteri.  Lives in Milan-Italy. Degree in Political Science at the University of Milan, Graduate of the Higher Institute of Languages (Yuyan Xueyuan) of Beijing (Beijing-China), journalist, member of Osservatorio Tuttimedia (OTM-Rome), former Rai Group executive and vice-president of the European Association of Television and Radio Advertising Providers (EGTA-Bruxelles), coordinator for the Young Scientists Forum at the Federation of Scientific and Technical Associations (FAST-Milan). 


Prof. Marco Macchi (Governor ,Board member)

Alberto Pietro Pieri (Board member)

Franco Santini (Board member