Vincent Berrutto is the Head of the Energy Unit at the European Commission's Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME). He is responsible for the Energy Efficiency Focus Area of Horizon 2020, the EU Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020). His team is also managing the projects supported under the Intelligent Energy Europe programme (2007-2013), the EU support scheme to unlock the potential for energy efficiency and renewable energies in buildings, industry, and transport. Prior to joining EASME, Vincent Berrutto was dealing with energy issues in other services of the European Commission, as well as in the French government. He holds a PhD in science and 25 years of professional experience.