Technology, Innovation & Decarbonisation in the Energy Sectors

Florence Fontani

Position: EVP Strategy and Communications, ENGIE

Florence Fontani is the Executive Vice President Communications and Sustainability, for ENGIE for Asia, Middle East and Africa.

With a Master’s Degrees in Finance from Paris IX Dauphine, Florence started her career in the financial sector before moving to the energy sector in 1998, when she joined GDF SUEZ (today ENGIE) to take the lead of internal communications.


As a brand and marketing expert with an Advanced Studies degree in Communication & Marketing from CELSA and from HEC Paris, she very quickly moved to external communications to take the lead of the ENGIE Group Business & Marketing Communications & Group Audiovisual Communications.

In 2016, she took up her present role at ENGIE’s regional HQ in Dubai.

Florence is a passionate advocate for women and sustainability issues in the global energy sector.