Dr. Egbert Laege is Powernext’s CEO since January 2015. He is also Executive Director Gas Markets of EEX Group and Supervisory Board member of the power exchange EPEX SPOT. He has been serving as a Board Member of EFET since 2001 and EUROPEX since January 2016. Dr. Laege obtained his PhD from the University of Stuttgart in 2001. He spent 13 years at E.ON, holding several upper managerial positions before being appointed as Director of Prompt & Dispatch Trading.