Date of birth: 4th September 1966
in Orsoy (Rheinberg), Germany
married, no children
Since August 2014,
Member of the Executive Board Head of Digital and Commerce
ALPIQ Holding AG
2003 - 2014,
Member of the Management Board / Deputy CEO Head of Gas Supply & SEE Division
AXPO Trading AG (former EGL AG)
Since 01.04.2003 Elektrizitäts-Gesellschaft Laufenburg AG, Dietikon, Switzerland as Area Manager Middle East North Africa for negotiations of long-term Natural Gas Supply Agreements.
In addition since 21.11.2005 Deputy Member of the Executive Management, EGL AG and since 27.06.2007 Chairman of the Board, TAP LNG AG and since 07.05.2008 Member of the Board of Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG
2001 – 2003,
2 years with Wingas GmbH, Kassel, Germany
as Natural Gas Trader for spotgas trading and structured products as well as portfolio optimization.
1998 – 2001,
4 years with Deutsche Tiefbohr International GmbH, Bad Bentheim, Germany
as Supervisor Marketing and Contracts with the main emphasis: Negotiations of turnkey projects and various drilling contracts with major Oil Companies world-wide.
1 year VEBA Kraftwerke Ruhr AG, Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Technical department for project planning and management
Technical University Clausthal, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany
Diploma in Mining, June 1997
Fluent in English
Base knowledge Spanish
Swimming, Running, Reading, Literature, Theatre and Foreign Cultures, Gardening
Conceptual thinking ability and team orientation as well as embracing changes and new ways of thinking are main characteristics of my profile.
Flexibility and mobility are inherent.
Excellent communication skills and capacity for enthusiasm, as well as creativity and curiosity have shaped my personality.