Speaker Announcement

Miriam Maes

Miriam Maes has worked 35 years for multinationals and more than 20 years managing national and international P&L’s. She spent 15 years in the B2B energy and climate change space.

Miriam currently serves as Chairman of the Board for ELIA Group- a Bel 20 listed company-, the Belgian and Part German Electricity Transmission System Operator.


Miriam Maes, Chairman of the Board for ELIA Group

She also serves as Non- Executive Director on the Board of 4 international listed companies. In addition, Miriam represents the Dutch Ministry of Finance in 2 of its participations as Non-Executive Director on the Supervisory Board of the Port of Rotterdam, the world’s 3rd largest Port and of the uranium enrichment “URENCO” Joint- Venture between the Netherlands, UK and Germany.

Miriam served as Advisor to the UK Department for Energy and Climate Change from 2010 to 2012. In 2012, Miriam became a Senior Fellow on the Climate and Energy Program of the German Marshall Fund of the United States (“GMF”) and Delivery Director of GMF’s Energy Transition Forum (ETF). She took ownership of the Energy Transition Program in 2015 and relaunched this US-European senior level “Think and Do” tank in 2015.

Miriam has a degree from Nijenrode International Business School in the Netherlands and is a fluent English, French, Dutch and German speaker. Miriam has a 19-year-old daughter and lives in London with her life-partner.


We can’t wait to welcome Miriam to the inaugural Warwick Congress 2017!

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