Philippe Van Troeye has been appointed to the position of Chairman of the WANO Paris Centre Governing Board. In January 2012, Philippe Van Troeye was appointed Executive Vice President Generation Europe of BEE.
Born in 1962, Philippe Van Troeye is a graduate from the Faculté Polytechnique of Mons where he studied electrical engineering. He followed a Postgraduate course on Health & Safety in 1993 and the Global Manager Programme at Cedep/INSEAD in Fontainebleau in 2001.
He started his career at Philips Industry, where he worked from 1987 to 1988 in the research & development department.
In 1988, he joined Electrabel where he occupied several posts in Generation. In 2006, he became the General Manager for Generation Belgium-Luxembourg. In July 2008, he was appointed Executive Vice President Generation BeLux.
Philippe Van Troeye is Vice-President of Laborelec and member of the Board in Synatom and Tractebel Engineering.