More than 20 years' experience in the lighting industry. Since end 2003, architect of global lighting strategy on energy and climate change; currently, Head, Global Public & Gov't Affairs, resp. for strategy, outreach and stakeholder mgmt on energy & climate change, resource efficiency & sustainable dev. Member: The Climate Group; R20; World Green Building Council. Chairman European Alliance to Save Energy. Advisory Board, The Lisbon Council. Founding Member, en.lighten, UNEP. President, Global Off-Grid Lighting Assoc. Recipient, UN Leader of Change Award (2011); Gigaton award, on behalf of Philips, Carbon War Room.