Management

Boris Schucht

 Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Boris Schucht, born in 1967, has held the position of Chief Executive Officer at 50Hertz since 2010.

He previously worked as Commercial Managing Director at WEMAG AG in Schwerin and was Managing Director for Vattenfall Europe Venture GmbH in Berlin for five years. Additionally, Boris Schucht was the Deputy Department Head responsible for Corporate Development at Vattenfall Europe AG.

Dr. Frank Golletz

 Chief Technical Officer (CTO)
Chief Technical Officer (CTO)

Dr Frank Golletz, born in 1960, has been the Technical Director for 50Hertz since 2011.

Before, he acted as proxy and Head of the Assets/Grid Projects Department at 50Hertz. Between 1992 and 1997, Frank Golletz was in charge of substations at the Dresden Grid Operation Department of VEAG. He was also stationed at the VEAG branch in Bad Lauchstädt, where he managed grid operations for Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia.

Marco Nix

 Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Marco Nix, born in 1974, has been responsible for 50Hertz's Finance Department since July 2015.

Since 2009 the business economist was Head of Controlling at 50Hertz and in addition from April 2014 Chief Corporate and Financial Officer of Elia Grid International . Born in Berlin, Nix previously held senior positions in the financial sector of the Vattenfall Group . His professional career in the energy sector began in 2001 at the Berlin based energy company Bewag.

Dr. Dirk Biermann

 Chief Markets & System Operations Officer (CMO)
Chief Markets & System Operations Officer (CMO)

Dr Dirk Biermann, born in 1969, has been Chief Markets and System Operations (CMO) since 1 April 2012.

Prior to his current position, he acted as proxy for the company and held the position of Head of Energy Management. As such, he was responsible for the company's energy trading activities, which also includes ancillary services, EEG affairs and balancing group management as well as market development and congestion management.

In 1999, Dr Biermann joined VEAG, as it was called at the time. He later moved on to the Vattenfall Europe Holding in 2002, where he took up a leading position in the Grid Strategy Department in 2004.

 

Dr. Katharina Herrmann

Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO)
Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO)
Dr. Katharina Herrmann, born in 1975, has been Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) since July, 2013.

In 2012, she joined 50Hertz as head of HR. Before that, Katharina was a management consultant with McKinsey&Company, Inc. for eight years, being responsible for HR and organizational topics in the energy sector.