logo GRT GAZGRT gaz - build the transport of tomorrow
Open Innovation Factory 2020




Director of Transformation

Claude JOCHUM is Director of Transformation since 1 September 2018.

  • At the end of his engineering training, Claude Jochum joined in 1982 as a mixed distributor at EDF GDF Services. He exercises several activities: electricity, gas technology, commercial animation, human resources and audit management control. In 2000 he was entrusted with the management of an electricity and gas distribution unit in Haute-Loire.

  • When the gas markets were opened to competition in 2003, he created and led the brand new mission of GRD, a gas distribution network manager at Clermont-Ferrand. He was mobilized from 2006 to 2007 in the project to create the new Gaz de France distribution subsidiary, GRDF. He joined Nancy in 2007 as director of the GRDF East region.

  • At the end of 2011, he discovered the business of natural gas carrier: he is responsible for the GRTgaz North East Region for 3 years.

  • In 2015, he created the National Operations Department of GRTgaz and is responsible for a collective of nearly 1,000 operators, with the role of guaranteeing the safety, reliability and availability of GRTgaz's gas transmission works.