Philippe GUIBERTEAU: New Head of GIF TS

Philippe GUIBERTEAU

Mr. Philippe Guiberteau serves as the Head of the Technical Secretariat for the Generation IV  International Forum (GIF). He joined the NEA Office of Policy and Co-ordination as a Special Advisor for Technology Policy Activities in September 2020. His role is to support the development and implementation of various NEA initiatives and advise senior NEA leadership on broad nuclear technology issues and programmes.

With extensive experience in the nuclear field as an engineer and manager of nuclear facilities, Philippe has dedicated 35-years within the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), most recently as the Director of the CEA Marcoule nuclear research centre from 2013 to 2020. He has also served as the Director of Nuclear Dismantling Operations and Waste Management at the CEA’s Nuclear Energy Division, with a national responsibility over dismantling programs in five nuclear sites in France from 2010 to 2013.

Philippe is a French national, a graduate of the École Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Strasbourg.