Gert De Block – Secretary General

Gert De Block is a Belgian national and has been the Secretary General of CEDEC since 1996. After previous work experience as financial analyst and consultant on management information systems, he has been in the public energy sector on Belgian & European level since 1992. He is also the Secretary General of Inter-Regies, the Belgian federation for the public energy distribution (electricity and gas) and cable-TV sector. Gert has a Master’s degree in economics and a MBA in financial sciences.

E-mail: Gert.Deblock@cedec.com
Tel: +32 2 217.81.17

Catherine Biren – Office & Event Manager

Catherine Biren is Belgian and has been working for CEDEC since 2004. Prior to joining CEDEC, she worked as a consultant for SAP at Henkel and Umicore. Catherine holds a master’s degree in accounting and finance.

E-Mail: Catherine.Biren@cedec.com
Tel: +32 2 210.94.55

Ludovica Sara Fondi - Policy and Communications officer

Ludovica Sara Fondi joined CEDEC in September 2015. She holds a Master’s Degree in Law and gained her first experience working in law firms. Within the European Commission, she worked for DG Energy through the platform Europe Direct and for DG Enterprise and Industry as an intern. 

E-Mail: ludovicasara.fondi@cedec.com
Tel: +32 2 210.94.72

Alice Franz - Policy Officer

Alice Franz joined CEDEC in August 2016. Prior to joining CEDEC, she worked for EBC, the European association of construction SMEs, where she was responsible for the positioning and public affairs on energy and environmental policies of the association. She holds a Master Degree from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques of Lille. 

E-Mail: alice.franz@cedec.com
Tel: +32 2 210.94.71