Rudolf Schulz (Chairman and CEO)
Rudolf Schulz has held senior executive positions in the European energy and renewable energy industry since the late 1990’s. He started his career in the M&A group of the German engineering company, Babcock Borsig AG and was later appointed Executive Vice President of the subsidiary, Balcke-Dürr Thermal Engineering Inc. based in USA and Germany.
He was later appointed Chief Financial Officer of NordexAG, one of the world’s leading wind turbine manufacturers, and had been responsible for the acquisition and integration of Nordex AG into the Babcock group. In 2000, he successfully led the initial public offering of Nordex AG on the German Stock Exchange.
In 2003, he co-founded GWPS Global Wind Power Systems Limited, an investment holding company which invested into European wind energy assets. He was also a co-founder of EuroCape New Energy Limited where he served as an executive director from 2008 until 2013.
Degrees: Master degree In Business and Engineering from the University of Kaiserslautern.
Ulrich Gehrmann (CFO)
Ulrich Gehrmann was formerly Group CFO and then CEO (2007-2012) of Kontron AG, a leading global computer technology company listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange. He joined Kontron in 1990 as a Managing Director and held several senior executive financial and controlling functions during Kontron’s growth into a market leader in its sector.
Prior to this, he worked in various finance and executive roles at Zell Schönau AG and at Hertie AG. He has extensive capital markets, M&A, finance and accounting experience.