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Markus Krebber


Chief Executive Officer

On May 1, 2021, Dr. Markus Krebber became the CEO of RWE AG. Before that, he was RWE's CFO for almost five years - from October 2016 to April 2021. Krebber joined the RWE Group in 2012 as a member of the management and Chief Financial Officer of RWE Supply & Trading, the Group’s trading house. Between 2015 and 2017 he headed RWE’s supply and trading business as CEO. From 2005 to 2012, Markus Krebber held several positions at Commerzbank AG, including Chief Operating Officer Retail Banking, Head of Group Integration (Head of Integration at Dresdner Bank) and Head of Group Finance. Prior to that, he worked for McKinsey & Company, Inc. from 2000 to 2005 as a management consultant. Markus Krebber was born in 1973 and trained as a banker at Deutsche Bank AG. He then studied economics at the Gerhard Mercator University in Duisburg and at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. In 2007 he received his doctorate from the Humboldt University in Berlin.

Sessions With Markus Krebber

Thursday, 9 March

  • 10:50am - 11:25am (CST) / 09/mar/2023 04:50 pm - 09/mar/2023 05:25 pm

    How Will US Power Markets Change?

    Power & Renewables
    The passage of the U.S. Inflation Reduction Act is expected to accelerate the pace of transition underway across U.S. power markets. Dramatic growth in wind, solar and energy storage alongside greater electrification of the economy will transform the sector over the next decade. Wholesale power markets are evolving to accommodate the shifting landscape, but further adaptation will be necessary to maintain reliable and resilient markets. What will become of wholesale power markets in a renewables-dominated future? What role can we expect distributed energy resources to play in the future? How will resource adequacy planning evolve to handle increasing dynamic power markets?