Members of the Executive Committee

Gérard Mestrallet

Gérard Mestrallet

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Born April 1, 1949.

Education

  • Graduate of the École Polytechnique.
  • Graduate of the École Nationale d’Administration.

Professional experience

  • 2001-2008: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SUEZ.
  • 1997-2001: Chairman of the Executive Board of Suez Lyonnaise des Eaux.
  • 1995-1997: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Compagnie de Suez.
  • 1991-1995: Executive Director and Chairman of the Management Committee of Société Générale de Belgique.
  • 1986-1991: Senior Executive Vice-President in charge of industrial affairs.
  • 1984-1986: Special Advisor at Compagnie de Suez.

Principal other memberships and offices held

  • Chairman of the Board of Directors of GDF SUEZ Energy Services**, SUEZ Environnement Company** (France), Electrabel**, GDF SUEZ Belgium**.
  • Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Aguas de Barcelona** (Spain).
  • Director of Saint-Gobain* (France), Pargesa Holding SA* (Switzerland) and International Power Ltd** (United Kingdom).
  • Chairman of Paris EUROPLACE association (France).
  • Member of the Advisory Board of Siemens AG* (from January 23, 2013 onwards).

* Listed Company
** GDF SUEZ Group

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Isabelle Kocher

Isabelle Kocher

Deputy CEO and Chief Operating Officer

Born December 9, 1966.

Education

  • Isabelle Kocher is a graduate from Ecole Normale Supérieure, one of the most prestigious Ivy League French school. Isabelle Kocher is a Graduate from the Corps des Mines Engineering School.

Professional career

  • 2011-2014: Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of GDF SUEZ.
  • 2007-2011: Chief Operating Officer of Lyonnaise des Eaux (subsidiary of Suez Environnement) before becoming Managing Director of Lyonnaise des Eaux, as well as Executive Vice President in charge of the development of water activities in Europe within Suez Environnement.
  • 2005-2007: Senior Vice-President in charge of Performance and Organization programs of SUEZ.
  • 2002-2005: Strategic and development department of SUEZ.
  • 1999-2002: Industrial Affairs Advisor to the Prime Minister of France.
  • 1997-1999: Director of the postal and telecommunication budgets, followed by the defense budget at the French Budget Department.
  • 1992-1993: Mergers and acquisitions Department of the Compagnie Financière de Rothschild before becoming Director of the industrial inspection department at the Ile-de-France regional department of industry, research and environment division.
  • 1991-1997: Project Manager for the reorganisation of production workshops within the Société Européenne de Propulsion.

Other memberships and offices held

  • Vice-President of Electrabel (Belgique)**.
  • Administrator of GDF SUEZ, GDF SUEZ Energie Services**, SUEZ Environnement Company (France)** and International Power Ltd (United Kingdom)**.
  • Administrator AXA Group*.

* Listed Company
** GDF SUEZ Group

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Dirk Beeuwsaert

Dirk Beeuwsaert

Executive Vice-President, in charge of the Energy Europe business line

Born on January 14, 1948

Education

  • Civil electromechanical engineer.
  • Graduate of CEDEP (European Center for Executive Development, Fontainebleau).

Professional career

  • 2013: Officer in charge with the Chief Executive Officer; Vice-President and Chief Executive of Electrabel.
  • 2012-2013: Executive Vice-President, in charge of the Energy International business line.
  • 2009-2012: Executive Vice-President, in charge of the Energy Europe & International business line.
  • 2008-2009: Member of the Executive Committee of GDF SUEZ, in charge of the Energy International division, and Deputy of the Energy Europe & International business line.
  • 2003-2008: SUEZ Executive Vice-President in charge of SUEZ Energy International.
  • 2000-2003: CEO of Tractebel Electricity and Gas International and a member of Tractebel’s Management Committee.
  • 1990-2000: Member of the Executive Committee of Electrabel, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Laborelec and Recybel, and director of several companies, including Synatom Belgonucléaire Twinerg (Luxembourg), Rosen and Alpenergie (Italy), and Electrabel Nederland (Netherlands).
  • 1971-1991: Management positions at power plants in Baudour, Ruien and Zwevegem.
  • 1971: Integrated Intercom, one of three original Electrabel companies.

Principal other memberships and offices held:

    • Vice Chairman and Executive Director of the Board of Electrabel (Belgium)**.
    • Chairman of International Power Ltd (United-Kingdom)**.
    • Executive Director of Tractebel Energia (Bresil)** and GDF SUEZ Energy Management Trading (Belgium)**.

* Listed Company
** GDF SUEZ Group

 

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Valérie Bernis

Valérie Bernis

Executive Vice-President in charge of Communications, Marketing and Environmental and Societal Responsibility

Born on December 9, 1958.  

Education

  • Graduate of the University of Limoges in Economics and of the Institut Supérieur de Gestion (Paris).

Professional career

  • 2008-2011: Member of the Executive Committee of GDF SUEZ, in charge of Communication Management, Financial Communication and Institutional Relations.
  • 2001-2008: Executive Vice-President of SUEZ, in charge of Communications and Sustainable Development and member of the Executive Committee.
  • 1999-2004: Chief Executive Officer of cable channel Paris Première.
  • 1997-2001: Senior Vice-President for Financial and Corporate Communications and Special Advisor to the President of Suez Lynonnaise des Eaux.
  • 1995-1997: Communications Director at Compagnie de Suez.
  • 1993-1995: Press and Communications Officer for Paris Representative Edouard Balladur.
  • 1991-1993 : Communication Officer of Edouard Balladur, member of French Parliament Paris.
  • 1988-1991: Communications Director at Cerus.
  • 1986-1988: Member of the office of the French Ministry of Economics, Finance and Privatization.

Other memberships and offices held

    • Administrator of SUEZ Environment Company (France)** and GDF SUEZ New Ventures SA (France)**.
    • Administrator of Euro Disney (France).
    • Chairman of GDF SUEZ Rassembleurs d’Energies (France)**.

** GDF SUEZ Group

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Alain Chaigneau

Alain Chaigneau 

Executive Vice President, General Secretary

Born on September 8, 1951. 

Education

  • DESS degree in Company Administration and Management from IAE (Institut d’Administration des Entreprises) in Paris.
  • Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Poitiers.

Professional career

  • 2007: SUEZ Executive Vice-President in charge of Business Strategy.
  • 1984: Vice-President, Compagnie de Suez . Over the course of his career within the Group, he served as Senior Vice President for Strategy and Planning at Compagnie de Suez, Finance Director at Société Générale de Belgique, Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration at Ondeo Services, and as Chief Executive Officer for North and South America within SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT.
  • Worked at the Treasury Department of the Ministry of Economy and Finance as recording Secretary and then Deputy General Secretary for the Committee for Improving Industrial Structures and the French Industrial Restructuring Authority (CIASI/CIRI).

Other memberships and offices held

  • President of Storengy and SFIG (France)**.
  • Manager of Electrabel, GDF SUEZ Management Company (Belgium)**, GDF SUEZ E.S**, GDF SUEZ Environment Company (France)*.
  • Manager of The Association du Souvenir de Ferdinand de Lesseps et du Canal de Suez, of the l’Association des Amis de l’A.U.F.E. and the GDF SUEZ Corporate Foundation (France)**.

* Listed Company
** GDF SUEZ Group

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Jean-Marie Dauger

Jean-Marie Dauger

Executive Vice-President, in charge of the Global Gaz & LNG Business Line

Born April 27,1952.

Education

  • Graduate of the HEC business school.

Professional career

  • 2007-2008: Chief Operating Officer of Gaz de France and Head of the Global Gas & LNG Business Line of Gaz de France.
  • 2004-2007: Executive Vice President of Gaz de France in charge of energy supply, production and trading for the Group and of International development.
  • 2000-2004: Executive Vice President of Gaz de France.
  • 1995-2000 : Head of the Strategy and Control of Gaz de France.
  • 1991-1995 : Head of the Gas Supply Division of Gaz de France.
  • 1985 : joined the Gas Supply Division of Gaz de France.
  • 1978-1985 : Production and Transmission Division of Gaz de France.

Jean-Marie Dauger began his career in different positions at Péchiney, Trad Bank (Lebanon) and in the Finance Division of EDF.

Other memberships and offices held

  • Chairman of GDF SUEZ E&P International SA** (France) and GDF SUEZ E&P Norge SA (Norway)**
  • Administrator of Ecoservices (Switzerland).
  • Administrator of Electrabel (Belgium)**.
  • President of the France-Algeria Council of Chief Executives – MEDEF International.

** GDF SUEZ Group

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Jean-Claude Depail

Jean-Claude Depail

Executive Vice-President, in charge of the Infrastructures Business Line

Born in 1949.

Education

  • Degree in Engineering at ENSEM in Nancy (France’s elite school of electricity and mechanics).
  • Master’s degree in physical sciences.
  • Master’s degree in Economics.

Professional career

  • 2010-2011: Member of the Executive Committee, in charge of infrastructures business line.
  • 2008-2010: Chief Operating Officer of the Global Gas & LNG Business Line.
  • 2003-2008: Head of the France Négoce in charge of gas supplies, responsible for optimizing natural gas management and for sales to major clients in Europe of gaz de France.
  • 2000-2003: Head of Sales and Marketing for France Négoce.
  • 1999-2000: Head of Key Accounts for Gaz de France.
  • 1998-1999: prepares the sales organization of Gaz de France for major accounts following the adoption of the first gas directive.
  • 1993-1998: joins the Sales Division, in charge of relations with major industrial accounts.
  • 1990-1993: Head of the Normandy Region of the Transportation Production Division of Gaz de France.
  • 1986-1990: Regional Delegate to Angoulême for the Compagnie Française du Méthane, a subsidiary of Elf, Total and Gaz de France.
  • 1983-1986: Head of the Research Department of Gaz de France in charge of designing the transportation network.
  • 1978-1983: joins the Transportation Production Division of Gaz de France.
  • 1973-1978: joined the Economic Research Department of the Economic and Commercial Division of Gaz de France.

Other memberships and offices held

  • President of the European Association of Infrastructure Operators and GDF SUEZ infrastructure SAS**(France)**.
  • Vice chairman of Fingaz (France).
  • Administrator of Elengy, Storengy, GDF SUEZ New Ventures SA, GDF SUEZ University (France) and Tractebel Engineering (Belgium)**.
  • Administrator of IFP Energies Nouvelles (France).

** GDF SUEZ Group

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Henri Ducré

Henri Ducré

Executive Vice-President, in charge of Group Human Resources

Born on April 14, 1956.   

Education

  • Graduate of the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Métiers.

Professional career

  • 2012 : President in charge of the Energy France Branch.
  • 2008-2012: Member of the Executive Committee of GDF SUEZ in charge of the Gaz de France Energy France Branch.
  • 2007-2008: Director of the Gaz de France Energy France Branch.
  • 2004-2007: Director of EDF Gaz de France Distribution.
  • 2002-2004: Director of Distribution and Sales of EDF’s Americas Division.
  • 2001-2002: General Manager of Edenor (an EDF subsidiary in Argentina).
  • 1979: Integrated Gaz de France.

Other memberships and offices held

  • President of GDF SUEZ IT (France) and GDF SUEZ Management Company Belgium (Belgium)**.
  • Administrator  of GDF SUEZ University, GDF SUEZ Company Foundation (France) and GDF SUEZ Energy España (Spain).
  • Manager of GDF SUEZ Management Company SNC (France).

** GDF SUEZ Group

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Judith Hartmann

Judith Hartmann

Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer

Born on June 15, 1969.   

Education

  • Masters degree in International Business Administration.
  • Ph.D. in Economics from the WU Vienna University of Business Administration & Economics.

Professional career

  • 2012: Chief Financial Officer and member of Executive Board of the Bertelsmann group (Germany).
  • 2011: Chief Financial Officer of GE Germany.
  • 2009: Chief Financial Officer of GE Brazil then Chief Executive Officer of GE Healthcare Latin America.
  • 2007: Chief Financial Officer of GE Water Europe in Belgium, the Middle East & Africa (GE Energy).
  • 2004: Chief Financial Officer for a subsidiary of GE Healthcare.
  • 2000: various positions: first in France in the financial department of GE Healthcare Europe, then at the headquarters of GE Healthcare in the United States.
  • 1997: Finance Department of Walt Disney Europe in France. 
  • 1993: Transport Department of the Canadian government in Canada.

Other memberships and offices held

  • Non-executive Director of UNILEVER

 

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Pierre Mongin

Pierre Mongin

Executive Vice President

Born on August 9, 1954.

Education

  • Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Paris I, Graduated of the Institut d’Études Politiques in Paris and of the École Nationale de l’Administration (ENA-Voltaire class).

Professional experience

  • 2006-2015 : Chairman and CEO of RATP.
  • 2004-2006 : Chief of Staff to the Minister of the Interior in 2004, then Chief of Staff to Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin.
  • 1995-2004 : Prefect of Eure-et-Loir and Prefect of Vaucluse, then Prefect of the Auvergne and Prefect of Puy de Dôme regions.
  • 1993-1995 : Chief of Staff to Prime Minister Edouard Balladur and Advisor to the French Overseas Departments and Territories. He was appointed Prefect in April 1993.
  • 1984-1993 : Technical Advisor to the National Police Force at the Ministry of the Interior, then Advisor to the Minister of the Interior for Local Authorities, and then Chief of Staff to the Deputy Minister for Local Authorities. He spent the next five years with the Préfecture de Police (Police Headquarters) in Paris, in charge of administrative and financial affairs and relations with the Council of Paris.
  • 1980-1984 : Served three terms as Assistant Prefect in the territorial departments of Ain, Ariège and Yvelines.

Principal other memberships and offices held

  • Director of CMA-CGM.
  • Member of the Steering Committee of Domaine de Chambord.

 

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Jérôme Tolot

Jérôme Tolot 

Executive Vice-President, in charge of the Energy Services Business Line

Born on January 4, 1952.

Education

  • Graduate of INSEAD and l’Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris.
  • Holds a DESS in Economics.

Professional career

  • 2008 – 2011 : Member of the Executive Committee GDF SUEZ, in charge of the Energie Service France Branch.
  • 2005: Executive Vice-President of SUEZ Energy Services.
  • 2002: Executive Vice-President of SUEZ and member of the Executive Committee.
  • 1982: joins Lyonnaise des Eaux after working as a consultant with McKinsey. Serves successively as Senior Vice President of Degrémont, Senior Executive Vice President of GTM Group, then Vinci. Chairman and CEO of SITA.

Other memberships and offices held

  • Director of Société Monégasque d’Electricité et de Gaz (SMEG), GDF SUEZ  Energy Services International and Cofely Fabricom (Belgium).
  • Director of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT company, GDF SUEZ Energy Services, GDF SUEZ New Ventures, Cofely Ineo, GDF SUEZ University, GDF SUEZ Corporate Foundation (France), Tracatabel Engineering (Belgium), Cofely España (Espagne) and Cofely Italia SPA (Italie).

 

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Willem van Twembeke

Willem van Twembeke

Executive Vice-President, in charge of the Energy International business line

Born in 1965.

Education

  • Master of Business Administration, 1994, Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium).
  • Postgraduate in de Bedrijfskunde, 1992, Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium).
  • Master in Engineering, major Nuclear Science, 1990, the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York (U.S.A).
  • Master of Science in Electromechanical Engineering, major Electrical Power, 1988, Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium).

Professional career

  • 2011-2013: President & CEO GDF SUEZ Energy Asia.
  • 2010-2011: COO GDF SUEZ Energy Latin America.
  • 2006-2010: Deputy General Manager Trading and Portfolio Management, Electrabel (Belgium).
  • 2004-2006: CEO SUEZ Energy Peru and EnerSur (Peru).
  • 2004-2005: CEO of Gas Natural de Lima y Callao (Peru).
  • 2001-2004: Chief Executive Officer of Electroandina S.A. (Chile).
  • 2000-2001: Commercial director EnerSur (Peru).
  • 1997-2000: Site manager of the Nehuenco power plant and Site manager /Operations manager of the Tocopilla power plant (Chile).
  • 1991-1997: Tractebel Energy Engineering (Belgium).

Other memberships and offices held

  • Chief Executive Officer of International Power Ltd (United-Kingdom).
  • Administrator of  Tractebel Engineering (Belgium)** and of Tractebel Energia SA (Brazil).

** GDF SUEZ Group

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Jean-Louis Blanc

Jean-Louis Blanc

Executive Committee Member, Commercial, Innovation and New Business Director

Born on February 5, 1949.

Education

  • Agronomy engineering degree, Paris.
  • Graduate of l’Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris.
  • Graduate of Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA).

Professional career

  • 2003: Commercial Director for France, Suez.
  • 1999: Director of water resources, Suez.
  • 1997: Chairman of the Société d’études et de promotion pour l’Aqueduc Languedoc-Roussillon-Catalogne.
  • 1992: Chairman of the Management Board of the Compagnie nationale d’aménagement de la Région du Bas-Rhône et du Languedoc.
  • 1985: Chairman of the Management Board of Domaine Cordier (Bordeaux wine production and trading).
  • 1980: Chief of staff to Secretary General for the Government.
  • 1980: Representative to the office of the Minister for Foreign Trade.
  • 1976: Civil administrator at the Ministry of Agriculture, Head of Wine board.

 

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Claire Brabec-Lagrange

Claire Brabec-Lagrange

Executive Committee Member, Director of Group Purchasing

Born in 1962.

Education

  • Graduate of Ecole Centrale de Paris.

Professional career

  • 2005: THALES GROUP Vice-President Purchasing.
  • 2004: EADS DCS Procurement Vice-President.
  • 2001: EADS TELECOM Procurement Vice-President.
  • 1997: Group BULL Non Production Purchasing Manager.

 

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Marc Florette

Marc Florette

Executive Committee Member, Director of Digital Division

Born on September 1st, 1953.

Education

  • Graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique.
  • Master of Science in Physics Engineering, University of California.
  • CPA 94 (HEC School of Management, Paris).

Professional career

  • 2003: Senior Vice-President, Research Division, Gaz de France, then Research & Innovation Division, GDF SUEZ.
  • 2000: Chair of the Cogeneration division within the service business line of Gaz de France and Chair of the CCGT construction project.
  • 1999: Deputy Director, Research Division, Gaz de France.
  • 1995: Director EDF GDF SERVICES Seine et Marne.
  • 1990: Deputy Director, EDF GDF SERVICES Grand Toulouse.
  • 1979: Joins the Research department of Gaz de France, then the Distribution department of EDF and Gaz de France.

 

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Philippe Jeunet

Philippe Jeunet

Executive Committee Member, Special Advisor to the Chairman, responsible for the creation of the City for Energy and the Environment

Born on June 25, 1953.   

Education

  • Graduate from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris.
  • Master’s Degree in Law.

Professional career

  • 2008 : Member of the Executive Committee in charge of the Audit and Risk Management Division.
  • 2007: Advisor to the Chairman and CEO of Gaz de France.
  • 2000-2007: Chief Financial Officer.
  • 1998-2000: Director of International Development.
  • 1995-1998: Manager of Supplies and Gas Projects.
  • 1991: Joined Gaz de France as Assistant Manager of the Financial and Legal Division in charge of subsidiaries and equity interests.
  • 1984-1986: Recording secretary of the French Government’s Interministerial Committee on Industrial Restructuring and the Industrial Financing Office of the French Treasury Department. Pursued the greater part of his career in the Crédit d’Equipement des Petites et Moyennes Entreprises (CEPME) Group where he held different positions of authority in corporate finance for companies in the manufacturing and tourism industries. Managed two venture capital firms, Avenir Tourisme and Promotour Investissement.

 

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Yves Le Gélard

Yves Le Gélard

Group Chief Information Officer

Born on December 11, 1959.

Education

  • Graduate of HEC Paris

Professional career

  • 2012: Head of the consulting and projects in Europe of SAP AG.
  • 2009: Executive Vice-President of Fujitsu America, based in New York.
  • 2006: Manager of the European acquisitions programme of Fujitsu, then General Manager for Continental Europe.
  • 2003: General Manager for Outsourcing of Capgemini.
  • 2000: Head of Global Sales of Capgemini
  • 1994: General Manager of the managed services division at Capgemini.
  • 1983: various technical and sales roles at IBM before becoming Executive Assistant for the IBM France CEO.

 

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Didier Rétali

Didier Rétali

Executive Committee Member, Director of Audit and Risk

Born on March 17, 1957.

Education

  • Graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique.

Professional career

  • 2010: Technical Advisor to the GDF SUEZ Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
  • 2002: Executive Board within the Energy Services Business Line.
  • 2000: Plan, Controlling and Accounts Director of Suez.
  • 1999: Chief Financial Officer of Suez Lyonnaise des Eaux.
  • 1994: Director of Projects for Lyonnaise des Eaux – renamed Suez Lyonnaise des Eaux.
  • 1993: Lyonnaise des Eaux director for Hong Kong, Macao and China.
  • 1991: CEO of Société des Eaux de Macao.
  • 1989: joins the Lyonnaise des Eaux Group.

 

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Paul Rorive

Paul Rorive

Executive Committee Member, Director of Nuclear Development

Born on July 15, 1953.

Education

  • Civil engineer (mechanical and electrical), graduate of the Université Libre of Brussels.
  • Graduate of the CEDEP (Fontainebleau).

Professional career

  • 2006: Joined SUEZ Corporate to create the Nuclear Activities Department.
  • 2002-2006: Chief Executive Officer of Tractebel Engineering.
  • 1983: Joined the Nuclear Power Plant of Tihange, where he holds a number of operational posts and is appointed Director of the Plant.
  • 1997. 1978: Joined Intercom (one of the three companies from which Electrabel was created) and holds various posts in the traditional thermal power plants of Ruien and Marchienne-au-Pont.

Principal other memberships and offices held

  • Director of GDF SUEZ Energy Services, LABORELEC, SYNATOM, Belgian Nuclear Forum, BELGONUCLEAIRE and Foratom.
  • Executive Director of the Nuclear New Build Development Company.
  • President of the Tihange 1 Participation Association.

 

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Edouard Sauvage

Edouard Sauvage   

Executive Committee Member, Director of Strategy

Born in 1965.

Education

  • Graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées.

Professional career

  • 2012: Head of Natural Gas Supplies of the GDF SUEZ  Energy Europe Business Line.
  • 2004: Head of Natural Gas Supplies at Gaz de France.
  • 2003: Co-Director of the International Division at the Gaz de France Strategy Division.
  • 2002: Deputy of Strategic and European Affairs at the Gaz de France Strategy Division.
  • 1995: Technical Advisor to the French Prime Minister.
  • 1993: DATAR (Délégation à l’Aménagement du Territoire et à l’Action Régionale [French Delegation for Territorial Development and Regional Action])

 

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Raphaël Schoentgen

Raphaël Schoentgen

Executive Committee Member, Director of Research and Technology

Education

  • Graduate of the Ecole des Mines de Paris and the Corps des Mines.

Professional career

  • 2014: Head of Research and Technologies at GDF SUEZ.
  • 2008-2014: Chairman of the GDF SUEZ Group in China.
  • 2007: Strategy adviser in the SUEZ division responsible for international business.
  • 2004-2007: Adviser on European and international affairs to the French Minister for Energy, Industry and Telecommunications.
  • 2002: Joined the European Commission Directorate General for Competition.
  • 1999-2002: Responsible for regional technological and industrial development at the Regional Department of Industry, Research and the Environment (DRIRE) for Nord-Pas-de-Calais.
  • 1996-1999: Occupied a series of strategy positions at Alcatel and Mexigaz, the Mexican subsidiary of Gaz de France.

Principal other memberships and offices held

  • 2014: Member of the World Cities Summit
  • 2012: Member of the Fondation France-Chine
  • 2011: Member of the Forum of Young Global Leaders within the World Economic Forum.

 

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Denis Simonneau

Denis Simonneau

Executive Committee Member, Director of European and International Relations

Born on April 8, 1963.

Education

  • Graduate of Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA).

Professional career

  • 2009: Diplomatic Adviser at GDF SUEZ.
  • 2007-2008: Chief of Staff of the Minister for European Affairs.
  • 2005-2007: Deputy spokesperson for the Department of Foreign Affairs of the French Government.
  • 2001-2005: Consul General and Head of the French Trade Economic Mission in Houston, Texas (USA).
  • 1997-2001: Counsellor at the French Permanent Representation to the European Union in Brussels.
  • 1996-1997: Adviser  to the Minister of European Affairs.

Principal other memberships and offices held

  • Vice-President of Europanova.

 

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