Dr Christof Maria Fritzen appointed to the REpower Supervisory Board
Dr Christof Maria Fritzen holds a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree, which he obtained in 1974 at Columbia University, New York. He gathered extensive legal experience abroad through posts in New York, Rio de Janeiro and Brussels with international law firm Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton and has subsequently held various posts in the commercial and investment banking sectors. Most recently, he headed the general secretariat at Deutsche Bank from 2002 to 2008.
There, his responsibilities included the Annual General Meeting and matters concerning the Supervisory Board, Management Board and further committees at the bank.
REpower Systems AG is one of the leading manufacturers of onshore and offshore wind turbines. The international engineering company develops, produces and sells wind turbines with outputs ranging from 2 to 5 megawatts and rotor diameters of 82 to 126 metres for almost all locations. It also provides a comprehensive service and maintenance range. The high performance, reliable turbines are designed at the REpower development centre in Rendsburg and produced at the sites in Husum (North Frisia) and Trampe (Brandenburg).
Listed on the stock exchange since March 2002 and with more than 1,300 employees worldwide, the Hamburg-based company relies on its experience in the production and installation of almost 2,000 wind turbines. REpower is represented in European markets such as France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Portugal and Spain and in the international markets of the US, Japan, China and Australia through its sales partners, subsidiaries and investments.