As Vice President Europe, Thibault is responsible for initiating, executing and delivering offshore wind opportunities in our existing European markets. Together with BlueFloat Energy’s experienced Country Managers and development teams, he oversees the development of the projects, including the implementation of the technical and environmental studies, permitting processes and securing route to market. Thibault establishes and maintains relationships with strategic partners, suppliers and key local stakeholders.
Prior to joining BlueFloat Energy, Thibault worked over 15 years in the energy industry at General Electric Energy and Alstom, with a special focus on renewables and wind since 2011. He held several executive roles in Strategy, Marketing and Communications with his last position as Chief Marketing Officer at GE Renewable Energy. During his tenure at GE, Thibault served as a board member of GWEC (Global Wind Energy Council), WindEurope and FEE (France Energie Eolienne) and is currently Strategic Advisor to Epsiline.
Since March 2021, Thibault was the Energy & Environment advisor of the President of Region Ile-de-France.
Thibault began his carrier in the automotive industry before moving into the energy sector with Alstom. At Alstom, he held several positions in France and Switzerland before being promoted to the Global Product Management Director and Global VP Marketing & Strategy of Alstom Wind’s business in Barcelona, Spain. In addition, he also led the integration for Alstom Wind during the GE-Alstom integration in 2015.
Thibault holds a Master’s Degree from the French Business & Management school, Rouen Business School. He also completed INSEAD’s executive leadership program.