President of WiN Global 2020-2022
Dominique is one of the most recognized Woman Business Leaders in the French nuclear sector. She started her professional career as a Chemical Research Engineer at the CEA (Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives), leading projects for the French Ministry of Defence. Between 1979 and 1996 she held positions of Product Manager as well as Sales and Marketing Director in France and other countries, in the fields of nuclear engineering and systems of nuclear measures for the safety of facilities, workers and populations. She also has held senior management positions in prominent Groups. Currently, she is working for the Spanish Group GD Energy Services (GDES) , as Vice President of GDES in France.
Dominique contribution to WiN
Dominique has been involved in WiN for over 20 years, through different roles and positions. She has demonstrated strong commitment, leadership and support for women in the Nuclear Industry across the world, contributing to the growth and success of our association. She has been President of WiN France for more than 15 years, contributing to the development of the association and significantly increasing the number of members (actually more than 600 hundred). Also, as President of Win France, she has led numerous programmes to promote nuclear technology and gender balance. In 2008, Dominique co-founded the Fem’Energia Awards with EDF with the objective of promoting the diversity in the nuclear industry by giving more visibility to women in scientific, technical and technological nuclear energy-related occupations, and attracting young women to the nuclear sector. Also, through Win France, she participated on the foundation of WIN Poland, WiN Lithuania, WiN UK and WiN Belgium.
On the international front, Dominique was the first Vice-President of WiN Global from 2014 to 2016 and leaded the foundation of WiN Europe in December 2010, in Budapest, which started with 8 countries and counts with 14 countries at present. She undertook the Presidency of this association from 2010 to 2015.
Goal during Presidentship
Dominique insists in her WiN President inauguration speech for goal of WiN Global, "The climate change is the challenge of the 21st Century as well as the gender equality between men and women. I think that with the help of nuclear energy, we could contribute to averting climate change, the biggest threat of our time."