Board of Management

Bernd Schumacher, CEO E.ON Connecting Energies

Bernd Schumacher, CEO

  • Born in Bietigheim, Germany, 1966
  • Degree in Electrical Engineering, Technical University Stuttgart, Germany
  • Siemens Communications Networks (1991-2006),
    Different Functional Leadership Roles in Sales, Product- and Solution Management as well as several General Management Roles (Germany, Australia, China)
  • Managing Director, Fixed Networks Business, Nokia Siemens Networks (2007-2010)
  • CEO Energy ICT, Elster Group, Belgium (2011-2015)
  • Managing Director, Electricity Metering Business EMEA/APAC, Elster/ Honeywell (2015-2016)
  • CEO of E.ON Connecting Energies (since June 2016)

René Matthies, CFO E.ON Connecting Energies

René Matthies, CFO

  • Born in Soltau, Germany, 1970
  • Degree in Business Administration, Passau University, Germany
  • BMW (1995-1996), Project lead in R&D organization
  • Accenture Strategy Consulting (1997-2005),
    Different project and programme leadership roles in the Energy sector (Germany, US, UK, Austria, Sweden, France)
  • Vattenfall (2005-2008), Head of Controlling Business Group Germany (Germany, Sweden)
  • E.ON (2008-2011), Vice President Group Planning and Performance Management
  • CFO of E.ON UK (2011-2016)
  • CFO of E.ON Connecting Energies and CFO CMO E.ON SE (since June 2016)