Born in France in 1965 François is an Electronic Engineer with an engineering school degree from INPG (Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble). After spending 7 years in the industry market, in charge of PLC offer development, for Renault or Cogema, he joined the electricity domain in 1997. He was involved in different control activities: home, building and energy with a marketing responsibility. Since, 6 years, François participated to the creation of a new activity inside Schneider: Prosumer, which became Microgrid. He is now the microgrid marketing director, in charge of strategy and offer definition in the microgrid domain for Energy BU inside Schneider Electric the global specialist in Energy Management.