Mr. Bogdan Nicolae Badea holds the position of President of the Board of Directors at Hidroelectrica since July 2017. Starting with July 2019, he was appointed to the same position, for a term of 4 years. Previously, he managed the project management activity within the company, as the Department Manager (2016-2017). He gained relevant business experience, especially in the energy sector, in positions such as Member of the supervisory board of OMV Petrom (2015-2016), Member of the board of directors of Rompetrol Rafinare (2015), General Manager of BNB Renewable Consulting (2009-2013, 2014), Director of Development strategy of Electrica Bucharest (2007-2009), Chairman of the Board of Directors of Electrica Bio-Heat (2008-2009), Member of the Board of Directors of Enel Energie Muntenia and Enel Energie SA (2007-2009).
He also obtained an overview of the economy in general and the national energy system in particular, from positions of high official, such as that of Secretary of State for Energy (2014-2015) in the Ministry of Energy, Small and Medium Enterprises or the Secretary of State (2013-2014) in the Ministry of Economy.
Mr. Bogdan Badea is an engineer by profession. He added to his basic professional training a master’s degree obtained in 2009, in defense diplomacy, on the subject “Globalization, European integration and energy security of Romania”, at Lucian Blaga University in Sibiu.