Catherine Geslain Lanéelle
General Engineer of Bridges, Water and Forests, French Ministry of Agriculture
Catherine Geslain Lanéelle General Engineer of Bridges, Water and Forests, is a graduate of the Institut National Agronomique Paris-Grignon and the Ecole Nationale du Génie Rural des Eaux et Forêts. She was appointed in 2015 General Director of the Directorate for the economic & environmental performance of enterprises, French Ministry of Agriculture, Agro-food industry and Forestry. She was previously general director of systems of the same ministry. From April 2003 to June 2006, she was Regional and Interdepartmental Director for Agriculture and Forestry in the Île de France region, where she served from August 2000 to February 2003.