Institution:Ministry of Economy and Infrastructure
Railway Engineer with more than 40 years of experience in transport sector and, most particularly, in railways projects thanks to his works at the SNCF (French national railway company), as Senior Executive, and at several railway regulatory authorities, Bernard Chantemesse gained a deep experience of the EU enlargement process and capacity building of transport institutions.
For more than 14 years, first in the Baltic States then in the Balkans, he was involved in numerous Pre-Accession Assistance projects as well as international financial institutions projects related to the transposition of EC Directives, harmonisation of legal framework, restructuring of transport sector and modernisation of railway and road infrastructure.
He was Project Leader / Resident Twinning Adviser in projects in Lithuania, Serbia, Montenegro, Tunisia, Egypt.
More recently, he was Adviser to the Ministry of European Integration of the Republic of Kosovo and Adviser to the European Integration Office of the Republic of Serbia.