SVP Asia, EDF International, Singapore
Jean-Philippe Buisson was appointed Director for Asia in EDF International Direction on June 1st, 2018. EDF is one of world’s leading energy companies and n° 1 in Europe for low-carbon electricity production and distribution. Present in Asia for about 30 years, EDF aims to support energy challenges from low carbon electricity production to smart energy services. Located in Singapore, the EDF headquarter for Asia is in charge of EDF business development and project management for ASEAN and India, as well as EDF’s assets management with 2 electricity production Joint Ventures in Laos (NTPC) and Vietnam (MECO). EDF Asia also operates branches and representatives offices in India, Indonesia, Japan, Vietnam and Myanmar.
Prior to that position, Jean-Philippe Buisson served as Regional Director for Dalkia in Ile-de- France (Greater Paris Region) during 7 years. Dalkia (EDF Group) is a leading company in Energy services, for public and private business customers. Activity in Ile-de-France covers collective heating, multitechnical maintenance, energy anagement,
building/operating/developing heating and cooling networks, renewable energy solutions. Jean-Philippe Buisson joined Dalkia in 2006 for business unit management in Paris region.
Previously, he worked for Saint-Gobain Group, Fiberglass division : from 1997 to 2006, he hold various business unit management responsibilities in France and abroad (including 3 years in Shanghai-China managing Asia Pacific fiberglass activities) and, finally, as division CEO. Graduate in Engineering and Business Administration, he started his career working for French Ministry of Industry and Research.