Chief Commercial Officer, Fluxys Group and Fluxys Belgium
Arno Büx has been Chief Commercial Officer of Fluxys Group and Fluxys Belgium since autumn 2015. He oversees all commercial activities of Fluxys, both regulated and non-regulated as well as its business development in Europe.
Arno Büx holds degrees in Engineering and Business Administration. Before joining Fluxys, he has evolved within the ENGIE Group for 20 years, working in Belgium, France and Luxemburg but mostly contributing to the development of the Group’s energy activities in Germany.
He held various executive and non-executive management positions in businesses targeting the B2B and B2C commodity markets as well as the gas midstream sector.
Luis Ignacio Parada
Luis Ignacio Parada is EU Energy Policy & Regulation Director at Enagás, the main gas transmission, LNG and gas storage operator in Spain. He has 25 years of experience in the energy sector, where he has specialised in energy economics, gas and hydrogen sector regulation and energy policy.
Before joining Enagás, Luis started his career in 1998 at Gas Natural, and worked in NERA Economic Consulting from 2001 to 2004.
Since May 2023 he serves as Board member in ENTSOG, in GIE (Gas Infrastructure Europe) and as Executive Committee in GLE (Gas LNG Europe). He is also engaged as Board member in EASEE-gas since March 2019, and was a member of the Executive Committee of GTE (Gas Transmission Europe) from December 2020 to May 2023.
Luis Ignacio holds an Executive MBA from IESE Business School and a MSc. in Applied Economics. He graduated in Economics at Universidad de Salamanca (Spain).
Pieter van Aartsen
Pieter van Aartsen is company secretary of Gasunie. In addition to this position he heads the government and regulatory affairs department. Before taking up his position as GIE board member he chaired the strategy task force and represented GIE in the steering committee of GasNaturally.
Previously he has worked as policy advisor on energy, climate and the internal market in the European Parliament. He was closely involved in the negotiations between the EU institutions on the Third Energy Package and the Second Strategic Energy Review. Before relocating to Brussels he was working in the communications department of a political party and worked on several election campaigns in the Netherlands.
Mr. Kensbok has been with GAZ-SYSTEM since 1st January 2023. He is holding position of the Vice-President in charge of development of the National Transmission Network, including currently ongoing expansion of the LNG Terminal in Świnoujście as well as development of the new projects, i.e. FSRU Terminal in Gdańsk.
From March 2021 to December 2022, he served as Vice President of Finance of KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. He was also associated with KGHM from 2019 to 2020 as Chief Executive Officer for Strategic Projects and President & CEO of KGHM INTERNATIONAL LTD. in Canada.
From February 2020 to March 2021, he served as President of the Management Board at the Polish Armaments Group. From March 2017 to June 2019, he was Vice Chairman of the Board of the Industrial Development Agency. Since 2018, he has also been Chairman of the Supervisory Board of PKP S.A., and since 2015 he has served on the Supervisory Board and was the Board’s plenipotentiary for the restructuring of “Masfrost” companies. From 1989 to 2013, he held management and directorship positions in industrial companies.
He is a graduate of the Catholic University of Lublin, with a master’s degree in philosophy and theoretical physics. He completed his MBA at INSEAD Business School specializing in cost management and business process reorganization.
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