Nicolas has 25+ years of experience in gas business in France and Central Europe (Slovakia, Austria). He has been active in network development and operation, and now focuses on strategy, market opening mechanisms, tariff and regulation.
Nicolas has been an advisor to the Gaz de France Board members in the post-acquisition and unbundling preparation of SPP in Slovakia in 2000-2006, and as a managing director in Austria transmission system operator BOG in 2009-2014.
Nicolas joined the GRTgaz strategy and Regulation department as a senior analyst in 2014 and is head of Strategy Department since 2023.
The Strategy Department accompanies inter alia the development of CO2 transmission ambitions in GRTgaz by providing continuous support to project managers and actively contributing to the development of the EU and French regulatory framework for CO2 networks.
Nicolas holds an engineering degree from French “Ecole des Ponts et Chaussées” and a Global Executive MBA from Austrian WU Vienna / Minnesota Carlson School of Management