Mr. De Groof currently heads procurement as well as the commercial asset management of Engie’s European assets, with an installed capacity of ca. 3GW. He is based in Paris and joined Engie in 2010 having worked on different finance positions, conventional power and renewables projects in Brussels and Berlin. Prior thereto, Mr. De Groof was assistant at the faculty at the University of Antwerp working on corporate finance, cost – and management accounting topics. He graduated MSc at the University of Antwerp with a thesis on energy market design and a major in finance, afterwards pursuing an MArts in econometrics at the University of Leuven.