About Us

GSE PRESIDENT

Ákos Kriston

Dr Axel Wietfeld

GSE President
Uniper Energy Storage

Since January 2016, Dr Axel Wietfeld has been serving as Managing Director of Uniper Energy Storage, one of Europe’s major gas storage operators with facilities in Germany, Austria and the UK. Uniper has also successfully developed power-to-gas/hydrogen projects to support renewable energies.

In his previous roles at Uniper/E.ON, Dr Axel Wietfeld held several key executive positions: CEO of E.ON Southern Africa Ltd (South Africa), CEO of E.ON Földgaz Storage (Hungary) and Vice-President Group Energy Projects in Dubai (United Arab Emirates).

 

Since August 2020, Dr Axel Wietfeld has been President of Gas Storage Europe (GSE). In June 2017, he was elected to be a representative of the Gas Storage Europe Executive Committee towards the GIE Board.

Dr Axel Wietfeld received a Doctor’s degree from the Institute of Energy Economics at Technical University, Cottbus (Germany).

 

GSE Executive Committee

Ákos Kriston

Ákos Kriston
Hungarian Gas Storage

Adam Elbaek

Adam Elbæk
Gas Storage Denmark

Cécile Prévieu

Cécile Prévieu
Storengy

Georg Dorfleutner

Georg Dorfleutner
RAG Energy Storage

Lubor Veleba

Lubor Veleba
innogy Gas Storage

René Zwanepol

René Zwanepol
TAQA

Gaetano Mazzitelli

Gaetano Mazzitelli
Stogit