Teodor Chirica Announced As New President of Foratom
Teodor Chirica has been appointed president of Brussels-based nuclear industry group Foratom for two years from 1 January 2018, Foratom said in a statement today.
Mr Chirica has been Foratom vice-president since 2017 and replaces Bertrand de L’Epinois, senior vice-president for safety standards at Areva, who has reached the end of his mandate.
Mr Chirica has over 40 years’ experience in the Romanian nuclear energy industry. He has been involved in the development of Candu reactors at the Cernavoda nuclear station since the early 70s and has worked for the Candu Owners Group.