© Peter Hilz
Catherine Vandenborre has been appointed interim CEO of high-voltage grid operator Elia Group, following the announced departure of current CEO Chris Peeters to bpost. Elia announced this. Vandenborre is the current financial director of Elia.
The board of directors of the high-voltage grid operator met on Wednesday evening and decided to appoint Vandenborre as interim CEO. She will also remain financial director during the interim period. “This appointment ensures a transition in policy continuity and allows to continue the implementation of the strategy determined by the board of directors,” Elia said.
The high-voltage grid operator will soon start a selection procedure for a new CEO. Chris Peeters will switch to bpost on October 30.