Gilles Lequeux

Gilles Lequeux

Mr. Gilles Lequeux is electromechanical engineer from the Free University of Brussels and also received a Master degree of Business and administration delivered by the European University of Paris.

After several years in the Energy Engineering Industry, he came in 1996 into the EUROPEAN COMMISSION. In the Directorate General Energy and Directorate General Research, he was mainly in charge, as project officer of developing sectorial strategies and contributing to programme priorities within the context of the European Framework Programme for research, development and demonstration.

He is now Deputy Head of Unit within Directorate Energy in DG Research and Innovation and in charge of the development and implementation of the European strategy for Scientific and Technology international cooperation in the field of energy.