Deputy Director-General & Chief Nuclear Officer, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA)
Daniel Iracane has been Deputy Director-General and Chief Nuclear Officer at the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency since April 18, 2016. Previously Dr. Iracane was Deputy Director of the International Affairs Division at the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA). He previously worked at the CEA optimizing nuclear research infrastructure policy within the European community, and served as Director of the project to construct the Jules Horowitz Reactor, a new high-performance material testing facility. He has also led research programmes related to radioactive waste and high-energy physics. Dr Iracane graduated from the French École Polytechnique and earned a PhD in theoretical physics.