The team

 

Hélène Demaegdt

Hélène Demaegdt

President

Career

Business manager and entrepreneur for 20 years in the retail sector ans shareholder of a french producer of renewable energies, Hélène created a first foundation dedicated to childhood in 2008. In 2010, she launches the endowment fund Synergie Solaire which gradually became an energy specialist supporting NGOs regarding energy access projects.

Training

Msc in international economics
Aix-Marseille University 1988
Paris II University 1983-1987
Harvard University 1982
Diane Lacaille

Diane Lacaille

Partnership manager

Career

Entrepreneur for 15 years, Diane has joined Synergie Solaire's team in 2017 as enterprises partnership manager. She is in charge of helping and developping their Corporate Social Responsability threw sponsoring.

Training

Master of private law, Paris II Assas DESS of Banque Finances Paris IV Sorbonne
Marie Samson

Marie Samson

Partnership manager

Career

After several professional experiences in the legal, administrative and associative sector, and one year of humanitarian mission in the Philippines with the association Enfants du Mékong, Marie joined our team as Sponsorship & Partnerships manager.

Training

Master of law: International Law
Institut du Droit de la Paix et du Développement - Nice Sophia Antipolis
Julien Fernandez

Julien Fernandez

Technical director

Career

Julien is leading the Engineering team at Ténergie - a leading french producer of renewable energies - after a first experience in solar projects at Solaire Direct. He founded the association Panneaux Solidaires which developed a solar park in Ndem, a small village in Sénégal. As technical advisor for Synergie Solaire, Julien is helping NGOs develop energy access projects.

Training

Engineer - Supélec