Executive Vice President
After graduating as an Engineer (Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale des Mines de Paris), Didier HOLLEAUX started to work as an Engineer in the car-manufacturing and in the oil industry. He then made a career in the French Civil Service which led him to the position of head of the departmental staff (“Directeur de Cabinet”) of the Energy Minister (1992-1993).
Didier HOLLEAUX joined Gaz de France (merged in GDF SUEZ in 2008 and renamed as ENGIE in 2015), in 1993.
Since then, he held different managing positions in the transmission, distribution, and LNG businesses of the company. He also founded and managed the North Sea Exploration and Production subsidiary of the Group, GDF Britain (now GDF SUEZ E&P UK Ltd) (1997-2000).
He has been managing the Exploration and Production since March 2007 and Chief Executive Officer of GDF SUEZ E&P International SA, the ENGIE E&P worldwide activity holding company, from 2010 to 2015.
Since 1st of July 2015, he is Executive Vice President of ENGIE.
He is currently in charge of Asia-Pacific region, Infrastructures in France, Projects and Purchasing.