Yannick Legré has been appointed EGI.eu director from February on. Catherine Gater who was acting director of EGI.eu will be leaving for the Europeana project led by the British Library in London. EGI.eu is co-ordinating a European e-Infrastructure consisting of a Grid and a federated Cloud.
Yannick Legré has been involved in the European Grid since the very early days with the European DataGrid project in 2001. Later on, he was the driving force of HealthGrid and participated in several European projects, including the DEGISCO Desktop Grid project.