Stephan Hansen stays with the juwi board for another three years
Supervisory Board of the juwi AG extends contract as Chief Operating Officer
The supervisory board of the juwi AG extended the working contract with board member Stephan Hansen (51) for another three years. Within the executive board of the Wörrstadt based project developer for renewable energy, Stephan Hansen is responsible for all business activities in the international regions of EMEA, APAC and Americas. He is also responsible for the supply chain, IT, occupational health security (OHS) and quality management.
Stephan Hansen has worked for juwi since the beginning of 2014. He was initially managing director of the juwi International GmbH, and he was appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the juwi board in August 2014. The mechanical engineer has been active in the renewable energy industry for more than 16 years and amongst other management activities, established the EMEA business for the US thin-film solar module manufacturer First Solar, and is therefore considered one of the sectors most experienced solar experts.
Dr. Georg Müller, head of the juwi supervisory board and CEO of MVV Energie AG says: „Stephan Hansen provides an essential contribution to the international success of the juwi group. We look forward to the future co-operation in the next years, which will be exciting and ambitious.”
Together with his board colleagues Dagmar Rehm and Michael Class, Stephan Hansen leads one of the top project developer and O&M service provider in the renewable energy industry that successfully and reliably builds, market, and operates renewable energy power plants. Stephan Hansen himself is happy about the confidence of the supervisory board: „This is a strong sign to continue advancing the internationalization of the company.”
About the juwi group
The juwi group is one of the world’s leading companies in the area of renewable energy. The renewable energy pioneer with a strong regional presence offers project development and EPC services as well as products and solutions for the energy turnaround. Company activities are mainly projects with solar and wind.
The juwi group was established in 1996 in Rhineland-Palatinate/Germany. Since the end of 2014, Mannheim based utility MVV Energie AG has been partner and majority shareholder (63%) of the juwi Group. juwi has about 1,000 employees worldwide, branches on all continents and is actively engaged in various projects all over the globe. Working together with passion to implement renewable energy economically and reliably is what drives us.
So far, juwi has realized more than 950 wind turbines with a total capacity of more than. 2,000 megawatts at more than 150 sites globally. In the solar segment, more than 1,600 projects with a total capacity of around 2,200 megawatts have been designed and constructed. Combined, these energy systems produce more than seven billion kilowatt hours of clean energy per year, equalling the annual demand of more than 2.3 million German households. Within the past 20 years, juwi has initiated an investment volume of more than eight billion euros to realize these projects.
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