Bernard Salha

Bernard Salha has been appointed as Senior Executive Vice President of EDF Group, President of EDF Research and Development (EDF R&D) in spring 2010. With more than 2000 researchers, EDF R&D covers all the Group’s activities, upstream in the field of generation  (nuclear, thermal, hydro and renewable), and downstream in the fields of transport and distribution grids, energy management and customer relationship and management.

He was previously, since early 2005, Director of the Nuclear Engineering  Division (DIN), after having held various senior positions in engineering units at EDF.

Bernard Salha has been appointed to the rank of Knight of the Legion of Honor in April 2012.