Daniel Muthmann, Head of Strategy, Policy, and Communication, Open Grid Europe (OGE), has been in the energy business since 1998. He has profound experience in the international gas and LNG business following various senior commercial roles along the natural gas value chain, including sales, trading, long-term supply, and LNG, working for Ruhrgas, BP, and E.ON. In 2013 Mr. Muthmann founded his own advisory boutique firm, global gas partners, together with a small group of senior energy executives. In 2017 Daniel was appointed Head of Strategy, Policy and Communications at OGE. He set OGE’s direction with regard to hydrogen and decarbonization following an intensive strategy review process in 2018. Mr. Muthmann is the Chairman of the Gas for Climate initiative in Brussels. He is an industrial engineer by education.