Valérie Anne Lencznar is the Managing Director for the professional association Think Smartgrids, created in April 2015.
Valérie Anne Lencznar is a communication (CELSA) and Executive MBA (HEC) graduate. She has worked and led as a Communication Director in various public structures. She joined the Energy sector 15 years ago. As the Communication Director of the Gravelines nuclear power station, she worked on the expansion of EDF in Poland and Hungary. She went on to work on the Executive Committee in charge of national dispatching at RTE.
From 2009 until 2015, she worked as general secretary on the Franco-Spanish project Inelfe. Inelfe consisted in building underground electricity interconnection between Perpignan and Figueras, a world first, with a total budget of 700 million euros. This project prefigures the setting up of smart grids transportation in Europe.