Gautier Jacob has 16 years’ leadership experience in the energy services sector, corralling experience across business development, operations, general management, M&A, finance and corporate strategy. His career began as an engineer in the Petroleum industry in Asia, after which he gained experience in strategy and finance working for major international consultancies.
Relocating from France to the UK in 2016, leading EDF’s ambition to develop its energy services installation and maintenance activities, Gautier was instrumental in the acquisition of Imtech UK. Gautier took on the role as Imtech’s Strategy Director in 2019, responsible for delivering Imtech’s 2022 strategy to grow the business by 50%, develop synergies with parent companies EDF & Dalkia and boost its’ presence in strategic growth sectors. He also led Imtech’s acquisition of energy performance contractor Breathe in 2019. Owing to his strong track record in driving business performance, Gautier was appointed to CEO of Imtech in 2020.