Dirk Schumacher1

Chairman of the HW Grefrath/Workshops Works Council of RWE Power AG

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  • Year of birth: 1970
  • Place of birth: Grevenbroich
  • Nationality: German
  • Member since: 15 September 2021
  • End of term: 2026


  • Training as an Energy electronics technician


Since 2021 Member of the General Works Council, RWE Power AG
2016 - 2019 Member of the Group Works Council, RWE AG
Since 2016 Chairman of the Works Council, HW Grefrath/Workshops, RWE Power AG
2012 - 2016 Vice Chairman of the Works Council, HW Grefrath, RWE Power AG
Since 2006 Full-time Works Council member, RWE Power AG
Since 2002 Member of the Works Council, HW Grefrath, RWE Power AG
1991 - 2006 Power electronics technician at Fortuna open pit mine/railway operation, RWE Power AG
1987 Training as a power electronics technician at RWE Rheinbraun AG

Membership in mandatory supervisory boards


Membership in comparable domestic and foreign supervisory bodies of commercial enterprises


Core competences

  • Comprehensive energy expertise (electricity generation from renewables, energy trading and conventional electricity generation
  • Appropriate expertise in co-determination matters


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