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Thomas Birr will assume a new role at E.ON SE
Uwe Tigges, Chief Executive Officer of innogy SE: "Thomas Birr has made great strides for RWE and innogy over the past 20 years. He had a crucial influence on the strategy of RWE. At innogy, he made a significant contribution to our reputation as one of the most innovative companies in the energy sector. We are certain that in his future role, Thomas Birr will bring together the best of both worlds – innogy and E.ON – and will develop this even further."
Thomas Birr has worked for over 20 years within the RWE Group and at innogy SE in a number of different areas. A qualified engineer, he initially held various leadership roles within the retail and trading business and later became Managing Director of RWE Key Accounts and CEO of RWE Westfalen-Weser Ems. In the period from 2009 to 2016, Thomas Birr was responsible as Chief Strategy Officer for the Corporate Strategy of RWE AG and played a major role in the transformation of the company and its division into RWE and innogy. Since the IPO of innogy in the autumn of 2016, Thomas Birr has led the innogy Innovation Hub, with its business activities in Berlin, London, Palo Alto (USA) and Tel Aviv (Israel), turning it into one of the largest and most influential strategic start-up investors in the energy sector.
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