Dr Stéphanie André is a hydraulic engineer with a PhD from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne.

She is experienced in multidisciplinary projects steering and project management in hydraulics, including sustainable river rehabilitation for security and environmental improvement as well as environmental and social impact assessment on hydropower projects. She is also experienced in hydraulic, hydrodynamic, morphology and sediment transport for rivers and lakes. She has reviewed environmental and hydraulics projects in France and Switzerland and she had managed the development of small hydropower plants in the Canton de Vaud.