André joined FERDEC in 2014 and manages the Center of Excellence “Project Quality Management” (PQM). With that, he is responsible for the development and execution of high quality project and process management standards and has initiated and is driving FERDEC’s PQM initiative. He is also responsible for strategic orientation and business success of the Market Risk area within FERDEC’s Center of Excellence “Energy & Commodity Risk Management”.
André has 12+ years of experience in ETRM projects in deregulated energy markets. Based on his in-depth business knowledge and proven track record in managing, setup, monitoring and business support of implementation projects, André is able to assure both: an excellent solution design and a high delivery quality. His strength is his ability to understand and to manage complex cross-functional business & IT projects.
André’s experience is based on more than 30 ETRM software implementation and consultancy projects covering front-through-back trading and risk management processes for physical and financial energy commodities for international energy trading organizations. Throughout his career, André had line management responsibility for teams between 5 and 50 consultants.
Prior to joining FERDEC, André held the role of Business Consulting Director at OpenLink International GmbH, responsible for design and quality assurance in strategic implementation projects of OpenLink’s ETRM software ENDUR.
André holds a Masters degree in Mathematical Economics.