Jury SET-Award

Jury 2019

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

Dr. Dirk Aßmann

Dr. Dirk Aßmann

Director General, Sectoral Department at Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Lisa Besserman

Lisa Besserman

Founder & CEO, Start Up Buenos Aires

Dr. Severin Beucker

Dr. Severin Beucker

Founder and Member of the Management Board at Borderstep Institute

Jean-Marc Bazenet

Jean-Marc Bazenet

Managing Director at EDF Deutschland GmbH

Freerk Bisschop

Freerk Bisschop

Program Director Smart Energy at Rockstart

Reneé Bruel

Reneé Bruel

Senior Associate, Energy Systems at the European Climate Foundation

Dr. Antje Danielson

Dr. Antje Danielson

Director of Education, MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI)

Jonathan Dogterom

Jonathan Dogterom

Managing Director, Cleantech and Physical Sciences Venture Group at MaRS Discovery District

Christoph Frei

Christoph Frei

Secretary General & CEO of the World Energy Council

Chad Frischmann

Chad Frischmann

Vice President and Research Director of Project Drawdown

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

Annette Hollas

Annette Hollas

Chair of the Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Initiative

Danny Kennedy

Danny Kennedy

Managing Director of California Clean Energy Fund

Andreas Kuhlmann

Andreas Kuhlmann

CEO of German Energy Agency dena

Petr Mikovec

Petr Mikovec

Managing Director of Inven Capital

Jacqueline Mongrut

Jacqueline Mongrut

Executive Vice-President Business Development at Hydro-Québec International

Diane Moss

Diane Moss

Founding Director of Renewables 100 Policy Institute

Dr. Rolf Nagel

Dr. Rolf Nagel

Founder of Munich Venture Partners

Rokas Peciulaitis

Rokas Peciulaitis

Founding and Managing Partner Contrarian Ventures

Dr. Helmut Schönenberger

Dr. Helmut Schönenberger

CEO of UnternehmerTUM

Tomer Strikovsky

Tomer Strikovsky

Associate at ETF Partners

Ulrich Seitz

Ulrich Seitz

Managing Director of BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH

Frank Thelen

Frank Thelen

Founder & CEO of Freigeist Capital

Philipp Ulbrich

Philipp Ulbrich

Vice President Innovation Scouting and Co-Investments at E.ON SE

Jose Antonio Vargas

Jose Antonio Vargas

President of Codensa and Chair for Communications and Strategy at WEC

Molly Webb

Molly Webb

Founder and CEO of Energy Unlocked

Jochen Wermuth

Jochen Wermuth

Senior Fund Partner of Wermuth Asset Management GmbH

David Wortmann

David Wortmann

Managing Partner of DWR eco / Initiator Eco Innovation Alliance

Ewald Woste

Ewald Woste

Industrial Advisor for EQT

Erick Yong

Erick Yong

CEO of GreenTec Capital Partners

Felix Zhang

Felix Zhang

Group Executive Director of Envision Energy