Uwe Tigges

Chief Human Resources Officer (CHO) and Labour Director, innogy SE (since 1 April 2016)
Chief Human Resources Officer (CHO) and Labour Director, RWE AG (until 30 April 2017)


April 29, 1960born in Bochum
EducationTechnical college entrance qualification
Telecommunications technician
Telecommunications electrician
Master electrician specialising in communications technology
Master Professional of Technical  Management
1977 – 1984Standard Elektrik Lorenz AG
1984 – 1994

Various functions in information technology

VEW Energie AG

1994 – 2012

Full-time works council member

VEW Energie AG
RWE Westfalen Weser Ems AG
RWE Vertrieb AG

2004 – 2012Chairman of the European works council
2010 – 2012Chairman of the central works council
2013Chief Human Resources Officer RWE AG, Labour Director

Other appointments

(content as March, 2015)

Member of other mandatory supervisory boards

  • Amprion GmbH
  • RWE Group Business Services GmbH (Chairman)
  • RWE Pensionsfonds AG (Chairman)
  • RWE Service GmbH (Chairman)

Member of comparable domestic and foreign supervisory bodies of commercial enterprises

  • VfL Bochum 1848 Fußballgemeinschaft e.V.