• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Andree Stracke

RWE Supply & Trading GmbH

Chief Executive Officer

The Economist with Diploma started his career at WINGAS in 1996 with a focus on Purchasing and Project Development. Andree Stracke has been working for RWE Supply & Trading (RWEST) since 1999 and was responsible for the establishment of the continental European Gas Trading Desk. Between 2008 and 2011, Andree Stracke established the LNG trading business in the US for the former RWE subsidiary Excelerate Energy in Houston, also as a member of the Executive Board. In 2015, he joined the Management Board of RWE Supply & Trading as Chief Commercial Officer Origination and Gas Supply. Since May 2021, Andree Stracke has been the Chief Executive Officer of the RWEST Board. In his position, he is responsible for the Global Gas and LNG Unit (Gas Portfolio Management, Gas Origination and LNG) as well as for Energy Transition Investments, Dry Bulk & Structured Origination, Regulatory Affairs, Human Resources and Corporate Affairs.

Sessions With Andree Stracke

Wednesday, 8 March

  • 11:00am - 11:40am (CST) / 08/mar/2023 05:00 pm - 08/mar/2023 05:40 pm

    European Gas: Turmoil, resilience and lessons learned

    Gas & LNG
    The year 2022 was a pivot point for European gas. A sharp reduction in Russian pipeline deliveries was compensated for by record levels of LNG and plummeting demand. Meanwhile government intervention returned in the from of price control and mandated stock builds. This plenary will discuss the lessons learned and the outlines for a new equilibrium. What are the longer-term perspectives for gas demand with less Russian imports, and how plausible are the plans to reduce gas use?