Head of Unit, Directorate General Transport and Energy, European Commission, Brussels
After having obtained a D.E.A. in international trade law in Paris, worked in private companies as a legal adviser
1987 DG Energy of the European Commission (Nuclear Energy, Energy Policy, Task Force on Internal Energy Market and in the Coal Policy unit)
February 2000, after the fusion of DG Energy with DG Transport (becoming new DG TREN), Coordination for the Security of Supply unit the drafting of the Green Paper "Towards a European strategy of security for energy supply"
2001 Head of Unit of the "EURATOM Coordination and Nuclear Safety" unit
October 2003 Head of Unit of the Energy policy & Security of supply