G3-PLC Alliance Elects New Officers for Strategic Steering Committee
Two years after the formation of G3-PLC Alliance, during the Strategic Steering Committee meeting, the Chairman, General Secretary and Treasurer have been elected for the next two years. The new officers have been members of the G3-PLC Alliance since its launch in 2010 and are key players in the Smart Grid industry.
Marc Boillot, Chairman
Marc Boillot is currently Senior Vice President at ERDF, in charge of strategy and project development. He started his career at EDF R&D. He then worked in North America for ten years. In 1990 he opened the EDF representative office in Washington D.C. and in 1997 he became head of Gaz de France Quebec, a company active in gas sourcing, transmission, storage and distribution in Canada. In 2000 he was appointed head of the Clermont Ferrand distribution area. From 2003 as EDF Commerce regional director in Lyon (France), he participated to the opening of the electricity and gas markets. He then joined the EDF Group strategy division where he had the responsibility over international projects strategy. He’s graduated from IEG-INP Grenoble and has a MBA from Université Mc Gill (Montréal).
Marc Delandre, General Secretary
Marc Delandre is currently Project Director at ERDF, in charge of smart grids services development . Marc Delandre is a graduated Engineer from Supelec. He joined the Research and Development Division of EDF in 1982, and notably contributed to the management of projects. He then served as Director of Commercial entities of the company. In 2010, he joined the Strategy and Project Division of ERDF.
Jean-Luc Estienne, Treasurer
Jean-Luc Estienne is Group Vice-President, Sales & Marketing France at STMicroelectronics.
He graduated from National Institute of Polytechnics of Grenoble in France, and also graduated from CNAM in Industrial Marketing. After a diversified experience in various Trade positions, as Head of the STMicroelectronics Paris Office, he’s now in charge of the international coordination of support functions for sales.
The G3-PLC™ Alliance organization sponsored by ERDF was formed in order to support, promote and implement G3-PLC in smart grid applications. Its members come from the key stakeholders in the smart grid ecosystem, including utility companies, equipment and semiconductor manufacturers, system integrators, IT vendors and automotive companies.