Organised by:


  • Antonello Cammisecra - Antonello Cammisecra, CEO, Enel Green Power
  • Colin Spain - Colin Spain, EMEA Energy and Renewables Lead, Facebook
  • Gwenaelle Huet - Gwenaelle Huet, Director General Renewables, ENGIE
  • Ivor Catto - Ivor Catto, CEO, RES
  • Michael Terrell - Michael Terrell, Director of Operations, Google
  • Pablo Collado - Pablo Collado, RES Products and Service Director, Iberdrola
  • Thorsten Herdan - Thorsten Herdan, Director-General, German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
  • Vanessa Miler-Fels - Vanessa Miler-Fels, Renewable Energy and Sustainability Strategist, Microsoft
  • Andrew Hedges - Andrew Hedges, Partner, Solicitor, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Arttur Kulvik - Arttur Kulvik, CEO, Solnet Group B.V
  • Cyndi Kohuska - Cyndi Kohuska, Global Manager Energy and Utilities, Danone
  • Ditlev Engel - Ditlev Engel, CEO Energy, DNV GL
  • Esther Finidori - Esther Finidori, Director, Sustainable Supply Chain and Climate strategy, Schneider Electric
  • Giles Dickson - Giles Dickson, CEO, WindEurope
  • Helen Dewhurst - Helen Dewhurst, Corporate Sustainability Associate, Bloomberg New Energy Finance
  • Jan Haizmann - Jan Haizmann , Managing Director, Correggio Consulting Limited
  • Jared Braslawsky - Jared Braslawsky, Secretary-General, RECS International
  • Kenneth Matthews - Kenneth Matthews, Head of Energy, AWS EMEA
  • Mariana Heinrich - Mariana Heinrich, Manager, Climate & Energy, WBCSD
  • Mark Widmar - Mark Widmar, CEO, First Solar
  • Merve Güngör - Merve Güngör, Asia & North Africa Liaison Coordinator, EKOenergy
  • Olivier Menuet - Olivier Menuet, Senior Vice President Energy, SNCF Group
  • Phil Dominy - Phil Dominy, Director, Corporate Finance – Energy & Infrastructure, EY
  • Rob Williams - Rob Williams, General Manager, Procurement, BT
  • Ruth Kent - Ruth Kent, COO, Brookfield Renewable
  • Thomas Hillig - Thomas Hillig, Managing Director, THEnergy
  • Walburga Hemetsberger - Walburga Hemetsberger, CEO, SolarPower Europe
  • Zephyr Taylor - Zephyr Taylor, Global Director of Renewable Energy, Mars Global Services

Dr. Jan Haizmann

Chairman, EFET Legal Committee


Jan Haizmann is a qualified lawyer graduating in Germany, UK and Belgium. Dr. Haizmann started his career as associate at a German law firm specializing on European competition law and regulation in the telecoms sector. In 1999, Dr. Haizmann re-located to London working as regulatory affairs manager for various large commodity traders on industry regulation applicable to the power and gas sector. Jan was in charge of competition and antitrust matters for the European region.

Since 2005, Dr. Haizmann has been an independent consultant to the energy trading industry, based in Brussels, advising clients on legal and regulatory aspects of energy trading. Dr. Haizmann has been managing director of Correggio Consulting which he founded as boutique consulting in 2005 ( Jan was appointed expert in several arbitration proceedings helping dispute resolution in complex gas and power transactions. In his consulting role Jan managed gas business set ups for existing and new energy trading locations as external adviser. For several clients, Jan has advised on corporate strategy and on ways to improve legal and regulatory risk management for the wholesale trading business.

In parallel to his consulting activities, Jan is holding different executive functions within the European Federation of Energy Traders (EFET). Jan is member of the EFET Board of Directors since 2009, serves as Chairman of the EFET Legal Committee since 2006 and has been appointed Director of the EFET EU Office in 2008.

Dr Haizmann attended and graduated with honours at the universities in Freiburg (1st and 2nd State Exam at Law), London (Master of Laws –LL.M.) and Brussels (PhD). He was admitted to the Bar in 1994. He is fluent in German, English, French at Dutch.

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