Benoit EsnaultHead of Department, Interconnections and European Affairs Department at CRE
Benoît Esnault is head the Interconnections and European Affairs Department (Networks Directorate) at the National Regulatory Authority of France (CRE) that he joined in 2008. He is responsible for gas and electricity interconnections and has been involved in European negotiations on the third legislative package and the TEN-E guidelines. He has chaired several European regulators’ task forces on gas matters. Previously, he was senior economist at the Observatoire Méditerranéen de l’Energie (OME) for 6 years.