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General Shareholders’ Meeting which approves the financial statements for the fiscal year ending 31 December, 2021.
Judith Hartmann is EVP & CFO of ENGIE since 2015. She is also responsible for steering ENGIE publicly listed subsidiaries (supervision of GTT and coordination with Suez) and in charge of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
She serves as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of UNILEVER.
Judith has extensive international experience as financial and operational manager in both services and industry.
She started her career in 1993 by joining the Transport Department of the Canadian government in Ottawa. Between 1995 and 1997, she was a Research Analyst at the WU Vienna University of Business Administration & Economics. In 1997, she joined the Finance department of the Walt Disney Company in France.
In 2000, she joined GE where she held various positions in the course of a 12-year period: in France for GE Healthcare Europe, at the headquarter of GE Healthcare in the USA, in 2004 CFO for Global Service GE Healthcare Clinical Systems, in 2007 CFO of GE Water EMEA, based in Belgium then Austria. Appointed in Brazil as CFO of GE Healthcare Latin America in 2009, she later became its CEO. Finally, in 2011, she became CFO of GE Germany.
From 2012, she served as CFO and member of the Executive Board of the Bertelsmann Group in Germany and as non-executive director of the RTL Group, Director of the Board of Penguin Random House LLC and Gruner & Jahr AG & Co KG.
In 2015, she was appointed EVP and CFO of ENGIE. In 2016, she took over the additional responsibility to steer ENGIE operations in the UK and North America.
Judith Hartmann holds a master’s degree in International Business Administration and a Ph.D. in Economics from the WU Vienna University of Business Administration & Economics.
Other major offices and positions held during the last five years
Non-executive Director at Unilever (United Kingdom)
Expired during the last five years
Director at Penguin Random House LLC (United States) and at Gruner & Jahr AG & Co KG (Germany)
Non-executive Director of the RTL Group