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Gwenaelle AVICE-HUET

Schneider Electric

SVP, Corporate Strategy, Schneider Electric


Gwenaelle AVICE-HUET, educated at Ecole Normale Supérieure and the Corps des Ponts et Chaussées, started her career at the French National Research Institute and the French Atomic Energy Commission, before joining the World Bank as a consultant in Washington D.C. She also worked for the Service of the Prime Minister in France within the General Secretary for European affairs. In 2010, she joined GDF SUEZ (ENGIE). Her last position with ENGIE was a member of the Executive Committee of ENGIE responsible for the Renewables Global Business Line and Chief Executive Officer of ENGIE North America. Since March 2021, she leads Corporate Strategy for Schneider Electric, based in Boston.