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Dr. Hans Bünting

Self-employed Management Consultant

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  • Year of birth: 1964
  • Place of birth: Marburg an der Lahn
  • Nationality: German
  • Member since: 28 April 2021
  • End of term: 2025


  • Degree in economics and doctorate bearing the title Dr. rer. oec. from Ruhr University Bochum


1995 - 2016 RWE Group
1995 - 2000 RWE Energie AG
2000 - 2004 RWE Trading GmbH
2005 - 2008 RWE Aktiengesellschaft
2008 - March 2016 Member of the Board of Directors, RWE innogy GmbH
June 2012 - March 2016 Chairman of the Board of Directors, RWE innogy GmbH
April 2016 - October 2019 Member of the Executive Board, innogy SE
Since 2020 Self-employed Management Consultant

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)
  • Expertise in company strategy development and implementation
  • Competence in the area of new technologies 
  • Leadership experience 
  • Knowledge of accounting and financial statement audits 
  • Relevant knowledge in the areas of financial and capital markets as well as mergers & acquisitions