Catherine Baranger Cotiche joined Antea Group France two years ago, after having spent 19 years in CFG Services, an engineering company (subsidiary of BRGM group) specialised in deep geothermal energy.
Catherine is a chemical engineer expert in hydrochemistry, corrosion and geothermal energy. She managed and participated to several deep geothermal projects in France (metropolitan area and West Indies) but also abroad (Indonesia, Greece and Switzerland).
At present, she is involved in the development of Antea Group’s geothermal activity for electricity and heat production in France and abroad.
ANTEA forms part of a number of active companies in the domain of geothermal science in the Centre region – from the beginning it has been a follower of the Géoqual quality approach.
She represents Antea Group in GEODEEP, a French cluster aiming at structuring and promoting internationally the French know-how in geothermal energy. She is also member of EGEC (European Geothermal Energy Council).
Catherine Baranger Cotiche was appointed “Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite” on January 2011.