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Marie-Claude Dupuis

Chief Executive Officer for Andra (French National Radioactive Waste Management Agency)

Marie-Claude Dupuis was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the French Radioactive Waste Management Agency (Agence nationale pour la gestion des déchets radioactifs - Andra) in August 2005.Ms. Dupuis, who is a general mining engineer, is a graduate from the Polytechnic School and Mines ParisTech.Early in her career, she became very deeply involved in various matters relating to the environment, to security and to quality.She started her professional activity in 1988 at the Regional Directorate for Industry and Research (Central Region) as officer in charge of controlling nuclear facilities.After six years at the General Directorate of Industrial Strategies within the Ministry of Industry, where she was Head of the Section for the Safety and Quality of Industrial Products, she joined the Pollution and Risk Prevention Division of the Ministry of the Environment, in 1998.Until 2005, she was Director of the Industrial Environment Service where she managed the control of industrial and agricultural facilities at the national level.Mrs Marie-Claude Dupuis has been elected Chairperson of the Radioactive Waste Management Committee of the OECD/NEA during its 40th plenary session on 16 March, 2007.

Marie-Claude Dupuis

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