Bernard Lassus is a graduated Engineer of “Ecole Centrale de Lille”. He started his career within EDF group in the late 70's, in the Nuclear Engineering Field, in charge of Building, commissionning and operating nuclear power plants - EDF operates 58 Nuclear Power plant units in France Mainland.
He became in 1997 Director of the Vitry Thermal Power Plant.
In 2004, he was appointed Director in charge of the mass market opening project - since July 2007, the French electricity market is fully deregulated.
From 2007 to 2010, he was appointed Enedis (then called ‘ERDF’) Deputy General Manager, head of Human Resources and Communication. Then, in 2010, he joined EDF France as EDF VP in charge of Human Resources.
Since 2014, Bernard Lassus is, within Enedis, Director of the LinkyTM Smart Metering Program, an AMM (Advanced Meter Management) program consisting in deploying 35 million smart meters by 2021 – more than 3 million are already installed to date. He is also President of the G3-PLC Alliance - a non profit association under French law, with more than 70 members from North America, Europe and Asia, established in 2011 in order to support, promote and implement G3-PLC in any smart grid application.