Jury

Jury 2018

The quality and variety of the SET Final Jury is a key component for the systematic identification of the best and the brightest innovators from around the world. Our Jury members are carefully selected within the global networks of energy leaders of the World Energy Council, supporting countries, and partners. The best international expertise in energy business, finance and technology will be engaged to select the top innovators following a strict process and timeline.

David Addison

David Addison

Manager Virgin Earth Challenge

Wolfgang Anzengruber

Wolfgang Anzengruber

CEO of Verbund AG

Dr. Christoph Beier

Dr. Christoph Beier

Vice-Chair of the GIZ Management Board

Dr. Severin Beucker

Dr. Severin Beucker

Founder and Member of the Management Board at Borderstep Institute

Lisa Besserman

Lisa Besserman

Founder & CEO of Startup Buenos Aires

Thomas Birr

Thomas Birr

Senior Vice President Innovation & Business Transformation of Innogy

Freerk Bisschop

Freerk Bisschop

Program Director Smart Energy at Rockstart

Christopher Burghardt

Christopher Burghardt

Head of Policy and Communications EMEA at Uber Technologies

Dr. Alex von Frankenberg

Dr. Alex von Frankenberg

Managing Director of the High-Tech Gründerfonds

Christoph Frei

Christoph Frei

Secretary General & CEO of the World Energy Council

Achim Hartig

Achim Hartig

Managing Director of Germany Trade & Invest

Thorsten Herdan

Thorsten Herdan

Director General Energy at Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Prof. Dr. Lion Hirth

Prof. Dr. Lion Hirth

Director of Neon Neue Energieökonomik GmbH/ Assistant Professor at Hertie School of Governance

Danny Kennedy

Danny Kennedy

Managing Director of California Clean Energy Fund

Jules Kortenhorst

Jules Kortenhorst

CEO of Rocky Mountain Institute

Tanja Kufner

Tanja Kufner

Managing Director of Startupbootcamp Berlin

Andreas Kuhlmann

Andreas Kuhlmann

CEO of German Energy Agency dena

Dr. Katrin Leonhardt

Dr. Katrin Leonhardt

Senior Vice President and Head of KfW’s division Mittelstandsbank

Diane Moss

Diane Moss

Founding Director of Renewables 100 Policy Institute

Mohan Munasinghe

Mohan Munasinghe

Chairman of Munasinghe Institute for Development (MIND)

Dr. Rolf Nagel

Dr. Rolf Nagel

Founder of Munich Venture Partners

Dr. Helmut Schönenberger

Dr. Helmut Schönenberger

CEO of UnternehmerTUM

Molly Webb

Molly Webb

Founder and CEO of Energy Unlocked

Monika Weber-Fahr

Monika Weber-Fahr

Chief Operating Officer of Sustainable Energy for All

Jochen Wermuth

Jochen Wermuth

Senior Fund Partner of Wermuth Asset Management GmbH

Dr.-Ing. Christoph Wolff

Dr.-Ing. Christoph Wolff

Managing Director at European Climate Foundation

David Wortmann

David Wortmann

Managing Partner of DWR eco / Initiator Eco Innovation Alliance

Ewald Woste

Ewald Woste

Industrial Advisor for EQT

Felix Zhang

Felix Zhang

Group Executive Director of Envision Energy