Prof. Dr. Lion Hirth

Prof. Dr. Lion Hirth is Professor of Energy Policy at Hertie School, a Berlin-based public policy school and founder and director of Neon, a boutique energy economics consulting firm. He is an energy economist and expert in renewables, electricity markets, and energy policy. Lion was a member of Germany’s gas commission and has advised clients […]

Mathias Verkest

Mathias has been actively involved in the development, construction and operating activities of various offshore wind farm projects since 2009. Having a legal background, Mathias took the role of CLO in 2009 at C-Power, Belgium’s first offshore wind farm, which reached financial close for its 295MW Thorntonbank project in 2010. As from 2011 onwards, Mathias […]

Stefan Kansy

Graduate civil engineer with 24 years experience in international energy project business. Since 2006 development and implementation of offshore wind projects at Hochtief AG and later EnBW AG. Since 2022 responsible for OFW auctions and acquisitions at TotalEnergies. Stefan is married and has 2 daughters.

Kerstin Andreae

Ms. Andreae has been Chairwoman of the BDEW Executive Board since 1 November 2019. Kerstin Andreae was born on October 21, 1968 in Schramberg, Black Forest. After graduating from high school, Ms. Andreae studied economics at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg. After graduating at the end of 1996, she worked in project management at the Agency for […]

Martin Neubert

Career and positions since 2023 – CIO of Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) 2018-2022 – CEO Wind Power and Executive Vice President at Orsted 2016-2018 – Ørsted Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer in Wind Power and Head of Market & Project Development 2014-2016 – Ørsted, Vice President, Head of Commercial Transactions and Market Development in […]

Sven Utermöhlen

Sven Utermöhlen has been Chief Executive Officer (CEO), RWE Offshore Wind GmbH since January 2023. From 08/2021 – 12/2022 he was Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Offshore Wind, RWE Renewables GmbH. From 07/2020 – 08/2021 COO Wind Offshore Global, RWE Renewables GmbH. From October 2019 to July 2020, Sven Utermöhlen was COO Offshore Wind and member […]

Jörg Singer

The best times of my life I spent on Helgoland. Born in Konstanz in 1966, graduated from James-Krüss-School on Helgoland migrated back to the mainland. After a technical apprenticeship and a master in business engineering, I worked for Lufthansa Systems, among others. With e toolbox full of experiences and skills I founding and managed my […]