Alex is an Investment Manager at Statkraft Ventures GmbH. Alex is one of the leading innovators within the German “Energiewende”, he pioneered the largest renewable Virtual Power Plant (VPP) in Europe with approximately 9 GW of installed capacity.
Since 2008 he was working within the Statkraft group in various positions. He started working on the German 24/7 Short-term trading desk and dispatched the first assets of Statkraft in Germany. Since 2011, he was ramping up the renewable PPA business in Germany, establishing a successful cooperation with NEXT Kraftwerke. Furthermore, he enabled the first wind park in Germany to be prequalified for the delivery of reserve power. Hence he aspires to invest in innovative start-ups driving the worldwide energy transition.