New member nominated for Board of Directors(PresseBox) (Poschiavo, )
Manfred Thumann (born 1954) holds a PhD in engineering and is Swiss citizen. Since 2012 he has been head of the Assets division and a member of the executive management of Axpo. In addition, he is chairman of the board of directors of Kernkraftwerk Leibstadt AG. He also sits on the board of directors of various other companies in the electricity industry. Manfred Thumann was formerly a researcher at the German Aerospace Center in Cologne. He subsequently held senior management positions at ABB, subsequently Alstom, in Switzerland.
The Board of Directors will move that the Repower AG annual general meeting on 15 May 2013 in Poschiavo elect Manfred Thumann to the Board of Directors of Repower AG.
In the run-up to the AGM on May 15, three further candidates have been nominated as new members of the Board of Directors. These have already been announced in a news release dated 10 April 2013.