SSC Officers

Bernard LASSUS Chairman

Bernard Lassus is currently Director of Linky Program, the smart metering Program at Enedis.

He was previously Human Resources Director of EDF Group for the French area.

He worked during 20 years in nuclear engineering (starting, operating and maintenance) for EDF Group. He was responsible for the project of energy market opening in 2007 for EDF Group. Bernard Lassus is a graduated Engineer from Ecole Centrale de Lille.

Marc DELANDRE General Secretary

Marc Delandre is currently Project Director at Enedis, in charge of smart grids services development.

Marc Delandre is a graduated Engineer from Supelec.

He joined the Research and Development Division of EDF in 1982, and notably contributed to the management of projects. He then served as Director of Commercial entities of the company. In 2010, he joined the Strategy and Project Division of ERDF

Jean-Luc ESTIENNE Treasurer

Present function:
Group VP, Director Sales & Marketing France at STMicroelectronics, located in Paris

Graduated from:
Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble in France.

Richard Schomberg Specifications and Standards

Richard Schomberg, IEC Smart Grid Strategic Group Chairman, grew up in a French-American environment. MSc of Ecole Superieure d'Electricite, he has been holding many management positions for 25 years at EDF Group R&D. He has been for 6 years Professor of Master degree System Engineering at Ecole Superieure d'Electricite (Paris), and Chair of the Intelligrid Architecture and Strategy Committee (Electric Power Research Institute).

He has designed multimillion dollars complex systems for critical operations.

He is president elect at IEC (World Standard Organization) in charge of “System aspects for energy delivery” and chair the IEC Smart Grid Strategic Group [].

He is currently in charge of developing the strategy and coordinating Smart Energy Standardization activities across EDF Group.

Alain Moreau Interoperability and Certification

Alain Moreau has more than 25 years of experience on embedded and communication systems.

He joined Trialog in 1990 where he has been working in the design and implementation of innovative industrial applications and systems software for the energy, automobile and home industry. Since 1993 he has been director at TRIALOG where he is now managing the energy activities (including smart metering), and the automobile activities (including hybrid / electric vehicle).

He holds a PhD from Université de Valenciennes, France and an engineering degree from Ecole Centrale Lille, France.

Strategic Steering Committee Members


Michele Bellon- Enedis

Marc Boillot- Enedis

Richard Schomberg- EDF

Wolfgang Lehner- EVN

William Hosono- Itron

Christian Huguet- Landis&Gyr

Eric Rieul- Sagemcom

Kristopher Ardis- Maxim Integrated

Stanislas de Mentque- TI

Philip Lolies- ST Microelectronics

Annie Cheenne- Nexans

Madeleine Francillard- Trialog

Philippe Couturaud- Cisco