Organisation

General Assembly

The Coalition for Energy Savings has 28 members that meet twice a year to set a direction for activities and appoint the Steering Committee.

 

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee defines the Coalition's strategic priorities and drives the main actions of the Coalition. It appoints the Secretary General. Its members are (as of May 2018):

Adrian Joyce

Adrian Joyce, Secretary General, EuroAce, Chairman of the Coalition for Energy Savings

Adrian Joyce is the Secretary General of EuroACE, the European Alliance of Companies for Energy Efficiency in Buildings and the Campaign Director of the Renovate Europe Campaign. Adrian is a professionally qualified architect who, having graduated from University College Dublin in 1984, spent 17 years in private practice before getting involved full-time in architectural policy.

Renée Bruel

Renée Bruel, ECF

Since late 2012, Renée works on EU energy efficiency policies within the European Climate Foundation. Prior to that, she spent 13 years with the Dutch government where she worked on energy efficiency and energy innovation policy, and policy implementation, both at national and European level. She established and coordinated the member state exchange platform Concerted Action for the EU Energy Services Directive, and has been a member of several EU government and non-governmental networks on energy efficiency and energy innovation policies. She also worked with the Dutch ministry for the Environment, the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research, and with the Austrian Energy Agency. Renée holds a M.A. in Human Geography from Utrecht University.

Arnaud Divielguerbigny

Arnaud Duvielguerbigny, Secretary General, PU Europe

Arnaud Duvielguerbigny heads PU Europe since October 2016. He is an energy engineer by education, father of three, who relocated in Brussels in 2005. Since then he has been working in EU trade associations on various positions, from regulatory affairs, to policy strategy and more communication-oriented functions. Before moving to the rigid polyurethane insulation industry, Arnaud promoted the interest of the cogeneration sector, and earlier on defended the views of liquid gas suppliers.

 

Paolo Falcioni

Paolo Falcioni, Director General, APPLiA

Paolo Falcioni has been APPLiA's Director General since January 2014. He has been one of the founders of the International Roundtable of Household Appliance Manufacturers Associations (IRHMA) which tackles world-wide issues like sustainability and innovation in a global manner. He served for three year as Chairman of the Coalition for Energy Savings (2014-2017). He is one of the Board members in Smart Energy Europe, smartEn fostering demand side management to help consumers to reap the benefits of the new Energy market. In 2016 he has been nominated member of the REFIT platform as a representative of the stakeholder group. The REFIT Platform brings together the Commission, national authorities and other stakeholders in regular meetings to improve existing EU legislation. Paolo graduated in electronic engineering from University of Ancona, in Italy. He started working in the telecommunication sector and, after that, he worked within the household appliance industry sector where he held positions with growing responsibilities.

Chloé Fayole

Chloé Fayole, ECOS

Chloé is the Programme & Strategy Director at ECOS. With 10 years of experience in the Brussels arena, Chloé is an expert in defending the environmental interests in European decision making, starting with product policy and standards. Involved in several EU campaigns, she is one of the leaders of the 'Coolproducts for a cool planet’ campaign, working to ensure that ecodesign and energy labelling truly work for Europeans and the environment.

Clémence Hutin

Clémence Hutin, Friends of the Earth Europe

Clémence Hutin is a Climate justice Campaigner in Friends of the Earth Europe working on energy poverty. She is interested in bringing together social and environmental justice movements.

Dora Petroula

Dora Petroula, Energy Savings Policy Officer, CAN Europe

Dora joined CAN Europe in February 2013 as an Energy Policy Officer, focusing on energy efficiency and energy savings. Before that, she worked for WWF European Policy Office, where she followed the Energy Efficiency Directive negotiations. She has also worked as a policy researcher for WWF Greece and for the European Topic Centre on Air and Climate Change (ETC/ACC) in the Netherlands. She holds a masters in Energy Production and Management and a degree in Environmental Engineering.

Jan te Bos

Jan te Bos, Director General, eurima

Jan te Bos is the Director General of Eurima. Mr te Bos was previously the Advocacy Director and member of the Leadership Team of Plastics Europe, the European Federation of Polymer Producers. He began his career in Brussels as head of the European office of the Dutch Federation for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, MKB-Nederland while working for the European Federation for Craft and SMEs, UEAPME.

Jan Rosenow

Jan Rosenow, Europe Programm Director at RAP and eceee board member

As the director of European programmes, Dr. Jan Rosenow leads RAP’s initiatives in Europe on power market design and Efficiency First. He is responsible for all aspects of leadership, management, and financial viability of RAP’s work in Europe.

Andrea Voigt

Andrea Voigt, Director General, EPEE

Andrea Voigt was appointed in 2009 as Director General of the European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE). Prior to joining EPEE, Voigt worked in the refrigeration and air conditioning industry for more than 20 years, holding functions in the fields of marketing, communication and public relations. A German national, she is fluent in English and French, holding degrees in public administration (M.P.A), applied linguistic science (M.A.) and marketing (Oxford College of Marketing).

Treasurer

Arnaud Divielguerbigny

Arnaud Duvielguerbigny, Secretary General, PU Europe

Arnaud Duvielguerbigny heads PU Europe since October 2016. He is an energy engineer by education, father of three, who relocated in Brussels in 2005. Since then he has been working in EU trade associations on various positions, from regulatory affairs, to policy strategy and more communication-oriented functions. Before moving to the rigid polyurethane insulation industry, Arnaud promoted the interest of the cogeneration sector, and earlier on defended the views of liquid gas suppliers.

 


Secretary General

Stefan Scheuer

Stefan Scheuer is the Secretary General of the Coalition, appointed by the Steering Committee.

email: stefan.scheuer[at]energycoalition.eu

Tel: +32.2.235.20.11

 

Secretariat staff

Almut Bonhage

Almut Bonhage is Senior Consultant and Business Developer at Stefan Scheuer SPRL. She is among others responsible for the weekly News update and project manager for the 2050 Energy Efficiency Vision.

email: almut.bonhage[at]energycoalition.eu

Tel: +32.2.235.20.17

Almut Bonhage

Ioana Bere is Consultant at Stefan Scheuer SPRL. She is working in particular on the implementation of the new Energy Efficiency Directive.

email: Ioana.Bere[at]energycoalition.eu

Tel: +32.2.235.20.10

The Secretariat manages the daily activities of the Coalition. It provides:

  • General management and representation;
  • Monitoring for the Members in a regular and relevant manner;
  • Facilitation of information exchange;
  • Drafting and preparation of position papers and communication; and
  • Facilitation of meetings with decision-makers and experts and public events of the Coalition.

How to contact us:

The Coalition for Energy Savings
Rue de Toulouse 49
B-1040 Brussels
Email: secretariat[at]energycoalition.eu
Tel: +32.2.235.20.13