Holger Lösch


Deputy Director General, Executive Board, BDI e.V., and Chair, Industrial Affairs Committee

Holger Lösch has been the Deputy Director General of the Federation of German Industries (BDI) since April 2017. He joined BDI in 2008 as Head of Communications and Marketing and has been a member of the BDI Executive Board since July 2011. From 2007 to 2008, he was in charge of the management of Corporate Development, Communications, and Customer Relations Management with Arabella Hotel Holding, Munich. From 2001 to 2007, Mr. Lösch was Head of Communication and Marketing with the Schörghuber Group in Munich. From 1995 he was Head of Staff of the Television Directorate at Bayerischer Rundfunk, subsequently moving on to assume the management of Central Programme Coordination in 1998. During his studies, he worked as a Journalist, Editor, and Presenter in the television section of Bayerischer Rundfunk. Mr. Lösch studied at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich.

Sessions With Holger Lösch

Monday, 7 March

  • 07:30pm - 09:00pm (CST) / 08/mar/2022 01:30 am - 08/mar/2022 03:00 am

    Europe Taxonomy & Carbon Border Taxes

    Lunch/Dinner Discussion Carbon Management/Decarbonization
    The European Union is lining up policies to deliver its 2050 net zero carbon economy commitment. Among these is the highly contested proposal for a carbon border adjustment that would apply to imports coming into Europe and the proposal to label gas-fired production as sustainable under strict conditions. How will these proposals affect companies trading and operating in Europe? Is Europe setting the tone for other regions? 

Tuesday, 8 March

  • 09:00am - 09:30am (CST) / 08/mar/2022 03:00 pm - 08/mar/2022 03:30 pm

    FCEVs & BEVs: The race to net zero

    Presentation Hydrogen/Clean Tech & Power Transportation & Mobility/Electrification (EVs/built environment)

    Transportation could be the tip of the spear for low-carbon hydrogen. Advances in hydrogen vehicle technologies have brought them near par with battery electric vehicles. Where will we be in five years? What signposts we should look for?