Our team of energy experts
Linking up knowledge. Using experience. Providing reliable support.
TEAM CONSULT guarantees a consistently high level of advice and is continually expanding is market expertise. We have been analysing developments in the energy markets in Germany and Europe for 30 years. Our senior advisors participate in international conferences as speakers, on discussion panels or as chairmen.
Diversity is not just beneficial when it comes to experience. TEAM CONSULT brings together experienced senior advisors from the industry and young professionals, all-rounders and specialists, visionaries and lateral thinkers, analysts and managers from different academic and industrial areas. Each project team is specially formed and highly motivated. Synergies from interdisciplinary knowledge and experiences take effect to our clients’ benefit.
Degree in mathematical economics
more ... Madjid Kübler is the managing director and owner of TEAM CONSULT G.P.E. GmbH. He is a qualified mathematical economist and has decades of experience in top management consultancy. Prior to the acquisition of TEAM CONSULT, he has worked in senior positions at Accenture and Arthur D. Little. Mr Kübler acquired TEAM CONSULT in 2004. He is continuously engaged in price revisions and arbitration proceedings, both in the role of expert and arbitrator. Mr Kübler regularly appears at conferences as a speaker and presenter.
Degree in business management
more ... Jens Völler has a degree in business management from Berufsakademie Berlin. During his studies he worked on investment theory issues and on the effects of economic and environmental policy on business management. After graduating, he studied physics at RWTH Aachen University. There he mainly dealt with reactor safety and technology, as well as alternative energy technologies. After five years as a member of scientific staff at the chair for technology and innovation management at RWTH Aachen University, he joined TEAM CONSULT in 2011. Jens is responsible for the business unit “gas markets” and worked on various projects on gas price revisions and arbitrations as well as strategy development projects. He is also involved in the evaluation of gas supply agreements and produced expert reports on the development of the gas market.
Degree in engineering
more ... Jörg Blaurock is a qualified engineer joint our team in 2014, initially as an independent consultant and since 2017 as a permanent employee as a part the Management Team. He has over 25 years of experience in many positions along the value chain in the energy sector in several positions. His career began in 1989 at Mobil Oil and ExxonMobil. Later he was e.g. responsible for the sale of gas, electricity and service products in Germany as managing director and sales manager of DONG Energy. During his career he was also continually involved in the price revision proceedings of natural gas supply contracts. In his role as project manager for TEAM CONSULT he has been involved in numerous arbitration proceedings and since 2017 he is also responsible for the business unit “LNG”.
Degree in law
more ... Sybe Visser is a lawyer and has been supporting TEAM CONSULT as a freelance worker since 2006. He has more than 45 years of experience in the international oil and gas industry in the most diverse of markets. Mr Visser has worked at Shell, Gasunie and RWE in various top management positions. For example, he was export director at Gasunie for many years and manager of the entire gas portfolio at RWE Energy. He has supported various national and international projects during his time as a freelance worker at TEAM CONSULT.
Degree in engineering, degree in industrial engineering
more ... Bernhard Witschen is a qualified engineer and industrial engineer from the RWTH Aachen. He has been supporting TEAM CONSULT as a freelance worker and Senior Advisor since 2008. Mr Witschen has more than 40 years’ experience in the German energy and, in particular, gas sector. Mr Witschen worked as a managing director for many years in different associated companies in RWE group, including Thyssengas from 1998 until 2003. From 2003 to his retirement in 2008 he was a member of the board of management of RheinEnergie AG, where he was responsible for the whole of energy sales and procurement and the power generation business.
Degree in business administration
more ... Mr Kehrmann is qualified in business administration and founded TEAM CONSULT in Hamburg in 1987. Since the sale of the company to Mr Madjid Kübler in September 2004, Mr Kehrmann has still been available to TEAM CONSULT for project-specific, situation-related, individual questions. Mr Kehrmann has many years of experience in the German energy industry (Deutsche BP). During his 18 years as owner of TEAM CONSULT, he was involved in many price revision proceedings and several arbitration proceedings.
Degree in business administration
more ... Ulrich Henkel is qualified in business administration and joined TEAM CONSULT as a freelance worker in March 2013. Mr Henkel was a member of the board of rhenag Rheinische Energie AG and responsible for the energy sector. His career began in 1978 at gas supply company Thyssengas GmbH in Duisburg. He was responsible in managerial positions for gas procurement and the sale of natural gas to utilities, industrial customers and power plants for many years. Until his move to rhenag, Mr Henkel was in charge of sales management of regional RWE companies for energy suppliers and municipalities at RWE energy.
Dr.-Ing. Mechanical Engineering
more ... Walter Thielen holds a doctorate degree in mechanical engineering with a focus on energy and process engineering. He is an independent senior advisor for TEAM CONSULT. His career began at L&C Steinmüller GmbH, a company which had world-wide activities in the fields of energy and environmental engineering. In his position as head of the research and development department and the chemical and experimental field, he was strongly involved in the strategic and technical development of the company. From 1999 to 2014 he was managing director of the DVGW, the German Technical and Scientific Association for Gas and Water. He successfully positioned the association in the fields of national and European standardization and research. He also triggered the establishment of new affiliated companies and acquisitions. These steps increased the value of the association for its members in the gas and water industry and other industries.
Dr.-Ing. Mining and Engineering
more ... Dietrich Gerstein holds a doctorate degree in mining and engineering. He joined TEAM CONSULT as Senior Advisor in January 2016. He started his career with Ruhrgas AG, Essen in 1992 and held senior positions in business development, gas purchase and in management and negotiation of long-term gas contracts. Later on, he was responsible for the development of the LNG business of the E.ON group. Lately, Mr Gerstein worked with Royal Dutch Vopak, Rotterdam as Global Director LNG. He has in-depth knowledge of international natural gas, LNG and energy markets. Furthermore, he is focussed on infrastructure developments (pipeline, LNG, storage). He has excellent understanding of handling international projects and intergovernmental relationships. Parallel to his current position at TEAM CONSULT he works with the German Technical and Scientific Association for Gas and Water (DVGW) and governmental institutions on facilitating infrastructure developments for the use of LNG as a clean fuel.
Degree in business administration
more ... Hans-Ulrich Meine is qualified in business administration and has more than 35 years of experience in the German and international energy industry. He joined TEAM CONSULT as Senior Advisor in 2017. Mr Meine started working in the business unit Gas Marketing of BEB Erdgas und Erdöl in 1981. Furthermore, he took on different positions in the fields of planning, transport, storages, gas procurement and gas sales. After working for Esso Expro (UK) and Quadrant Gas (UK), Hans-Ulrich Meine was an authorized representative of BEB Erdgas und Erdöl. He was responsible for gas import contracts, gas purchases and for projects related to the liberalization of the German gas market. From 2008 to 2016, he was managing director of ExxonMobil Gas Marketing Germany, as well as member of the gas steering group at the German Association of Energy and Water Industries (BDEW).
Degree in economics, degree in business administration
more ... Alexander Maier holds a degree in economics and a degree in business administration and joined TEAM CONSULT in 2015 as an independent consultant. Alexander has more than 15 years of experience in the energy industry in strategy, asset management, business development and general management positions. After starting his career in the banking sector, he switched to the energy industry and worked for BEWAG, Vattenfall and GDF SUEZ. Before joining TEAM CONSULT he served as Executive Director at the management board of GDF SUEZ Energie Deutschland AG (now ENGIE). At TEAM CONSULT he is focussing on renewable and conventional electricity production and energy regulation.
Degree in business administration
more ... Georg Haas is qualified in business administration. He completed his studies in business management at the University of Saarland in 2007. After gaining initial experience as a member of the scientific staff at the chair for managerial economics and in the aeronautical industry, he has worked as a business consultant in the energy sector since 2008. As a freelance worker for TEAM CONSULT, he is mainly focused on gas trading and price revisions. Georg Haas has managed projects for preparation and support of price revision negotiations and arbitration proceedings. He has also conducted numerous price analyses for evaluating gas supply contracts and drawn up recommendations for optimising procurement strategies.
Degree in geography
more ... Mr Beilfuß is a qualified geographer and has worked at TEAM CONSULT since 2006. Before working at TEAM CONSULT, Mr Beilfuß supported numerous projects on the topic of climate change and energy, e.g. introduction of local energy performance certificates at noteworthy German institutes, as an assistant and research consultant. He is responsible for the continual development of knowledge management and the relevant market databases at TEAM CONSULT. Mr Beilfuß has extensive experience in the various issues in the German gas market. He is involved, for example, in arbitration proceedings and market and competition analyses.
Degree in engineering and economics
more ... Ms Wunderlich worked for a large, European supply company that has made major investments in Germany. During this time, she worked in various departments, including business development, M&A and controlling. Since the early 90s, Ms Wunderlich has worked as an internal consultant and project manager in the energy sector as well as financial services. She joined TEAM CONSULT as a freelance worker in 2006. One of the main foci of her work is quality assurance of expert reports that are prepared by TEAM CONSULT.
Degree in environmental science
more ... Mr Srikandam has a degree in environmental science. During his studies, he gained experience in the energy business as a student associate at Bremer Energie Institut. After his studies, Mr Srikandam was an intern at Prognos AG and subsequently worked at Deutsche Energie Agentur (dena). Afterwards he worked for the consultancy firm Arepo Consult for three years. Mr Srikandam has been working for TEAM CONSULT since 2013 and mainly deals with price revision and arbitration proceedings, as well as energy storage projects.
B.A. Business Administration, M.Sc. Energy & Finance
more ... Stefanie Segeth graduated from the University of Duisburg-Essen with a M.Sc. in Energy and Finance. Stefanie joined TEAM CONSULT in 2015. Her studies focused on the functioning of energy markets, energy trading, modelling, and risk management. Stefanie gained first practical experience in the energy business during her integrated Bachelor’s programme with Vattenfall Europe and through a full-time position with 50Hertz Transmission. Prior to joining TEAM CONSULT, she gathered experience in the mechanisms of gas markets and gas trading as an analyst with natGAS, where she was also responsible for analyses and market reports. At TEAM CONSULT she works on arbitration proceedings and LNG issues amongst others.
Dr.-Ing. Mechanical Engineering
more ... David Heinze studied Power and Process Engineering at the Technical University of Munich, graduating in 2011 with the equivalent of a Master’s degree. In 2015, he received his doctorate degree in mechanical engineering with highest honors (“summa cum laude”) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. Dr. Heinze joined TEAM CONSULT in 2016. During his studies, he worked at GE Global Research and RWE Power. Among others, he evaluated alternative modes of operation for combined-cycle CHP plants in the context of the German “Energiewende” during this time. For the subsequent five years, Dr. Heinze was employed as engineer at the Gundremmingen nuclear power plant. Most notably, his duties included planning and coordination of maintenance and inspection programs for the reactor pressure vessel. In parallel, he developed a simulation model for steam-water flows for his doctoral thesis. At TEAM CONSULT, Dr. Heinze is involved in arbitration proceedings and is furthermore concerned with the electricity market in the context of the “Energiewende”.
B.Sc. Industrial Engineering and Management, M.Sc. Industrial Engineering and Management
more ... Tim Stolle studied Industrial Engineering and Management at the Technical University of Berlin and received his Bachelor of Science degree in 2012 and a Master of Science degree from the TU Berlin and the Ramon-Llull- University in Barcelona in 2015. He joined TEAM CONSULT in 2016. During his Master programme he specialized in the field of Energy and Resource Management. In his master thesis he modelled future waste streams of end-of-life photovoltaic systems and analysed the consequences for the recycling of photovoltaic systems. While working at the TU Berlin Tim assisted in different academic publications, e.g. about energy efficiency in data centers. Besides experience in the energy industry he has special knowledge in renewable energies. He is involved in issues of energy storage in the context of the “Energiewende, the assessment of tenders for gas supply contracts as well as regulatory issues.
more ... Michéle Bundtzen has worked for TEAM CONSULT since 2009 and first began her training to become an office manager here. She has worked as a management assistant for the accounting department, for instance, since 2012.
more ... Katja Schindler is a trained IT specialist for application development. Ms Schindler has worked at TEAM CONSULT since 2015. She is responsible for database administration and development, as well as supervision and development of internal software.
more ... Since 2017 Margrit Jung is being trained at TEAM CONSULT to become an office manager.
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