Consero is honored to announce that Patrick Baeten has joined the faculty for Consero’s 2013 European General Counsel Forum.

Graduated in law from the universities of Gent and Louvain-la-Neuve, Patrick Baeten joined Tractebel in 1996 and now serves as General Counsel for GDF SUEZ Energy Europe, heading a team of 140 lawyers all across Europe. Mr. Baeten is an active member of the Belgian Institute of Company Lawyers, where he teaches deontology, and is part of the Legal Management Expert Panel, where he has a seat on the Institute’s board. Under his tenure, the GDF SUEZ Belgian legal department won the Belgian Legal Award 2012 for Most Innovative Legal Department.