Mohamed Ridouani is the Mayor of the City of Leuven. Previously he was responsible for Education, Sustainability, Economy and Urban Development at his City. Mohamed aims to turn Leuven into one of the most caring, green and prosperous cities in Europe. He works towards this goal together with the citizens, knowledge institutions, companies and organizations.
Mohamed is the inspirer of Leuven 2030, in which more than 500 companies, organizations and citizens are united to turn Leuven into a sustainable and CO2-neutral city by the year 2030. For that cooperation Leuven received the European Green Leaf Award 2018 from the European Commission.