Our leadership team for green energy
Our team combines technical knowledge with economic excellence and the will to push matters forward. As an international group of experts, we work agile and with a flat hierarchy. Always up-to-date about technical innovations we use our expertise to blend energy economics and the chemical industry.
As Managing Director of BASF Renewable Energy, Horatio Evers is responsible for the strategic direction and overall achievement of targets.
To balance out his favorite topic of Renewable Energy, Horatio collects, refurbishes and drives old Italian racing bikes from the 70s and 80s and through that also optimizes his personal CO2 output.
Renewable Power Investments & Projects
Roland Merger is responsible for the global investment strategy in green electricity projects and the management of BASF's wind farm projects.
For over 10 years now, Roland has always had good momentum in the matter of Renewable Energy – both in business and in private life, since the chemist prefers his sustainable muscle-powered vehicle.
Technology & Strategy
Stefan Käshammer and his team are responsible for technological topics and the strategy of BASF Renewable Energy.
With good foresight and advanced technique Stefan has swimmingly taken all rapids for BASF in the last three decades. That's why the tech expert can easily stay on the strategic target for Renewable Energy.
Partnering & Joint Venture Management
Tobias Stäb and his team manage the partnering and joint venture management at BASF Renewable Energy.
Tobias does not only like to travel in his private life, he is also on a journey with BASF – the transformation journey towards net zero. He handles every roadblock in a versatile and creative way.
Stefanie Müller and her team are responsible for energy trading and supplying BASF with green electricity at competitive prices.
As a passionate snowboarder Stefanie is used to conditions changing unexpectedly and doesn’t let it stop her from moving forward, in the mountains and for the BASF Renewable Energy business.
Risk Management, Analytics & IT
Thomas Preiss and his team lead the areas of risk management, analytics, and IT at BASF Renewable Energy.
Full of inspiring impressions and experiences from his travels around the world, Thomas brings an imperturbable drive to the team and analyzes projects with endless Renewable Energy.
Finance & Controlling
Malte Brockmann is responsible for the operative control and accounting of BASF Renewable Energy.
Thorough planning, great endurance and quick adaptability are the pillars of Ironman Malte’s success, whether it is on his racing bike or for BASF Renewable Energy GmbH.
Britta Welke and her team are responsible for BASF Renewable Energy's legal affairs - both contractual and regulatory.
As a passionate hobby gardener, Britta also likes to get to the bottom of things in her free time and then harvest the crops.
Advocacy & Communications
Philipp Pfefferle is responsible for Advocacy and Communications. The main focus here is on helping to shape the political framework for a successful energy transformation and communicating this.
When it comes to mobility, Philipp is also fully committed to renewable drives through muscle power and is diligently on the road by bike.
Global Project Steering
Joachim Hobrecker is head of Global Project Steering. As a global Center of Expertise, this division supports BASF's green power projects outside Europe, e.g. in Asia or America.
Joachim knows how to get the groove into global renewable power projects. He learned this not least from his great hobby, playing the drums.