Secretary of State
MINISTRY OF ENERGY OF ROMANIA
Mr. George Niculescu is currently serving as State Secretary in the Romanian Ministry of Energy since March 2021, where he is dealing especially with electricity, natural gas and oil topics, as well as with energy security in the energy transition context.
Mr. Niculescu holds the position as a Member in the Board of Nuclearelectrica, the Romanian company dealing with the production of nuclear energy. He recently concluded his mandate as member of the executive management of the most important natural gas producer, Romgaz SA, a wide-known national Romanian company.
Previously to his appointment in the Ministry, Mr. Niculescu held the position of Governor for Constanţa County until October 2020, managing the activity of the Government in this region.
Mr. Niculescu holds a BA in Law (2004) and a MBA in Energy Entrepreneurship (2018) awarded by the Academy of Economic Studies from Bucharest. He is proficient in English and masters the Italian language at intermediate level.
In addition to the above, Mr. Niculescu has good leadership, teamwork and communication skills.