The board of the association is responsible for the operative management as well as DCSP’s finances. The members of the board are appointed for a period of up to two years by the general meeting. The chairperson of the board is elected from among the board members by the members.
Chairman of the Board,
Head of “Politics & Society“ and “Public Relations”
In his capacity as chairman of the board, Dr. Joachim Krüger is the association’s first representative to the public. His main task is developing the DCSP strategy as well as communications for the association.Joachim Krüger is responsible for the association’s representation in its communication with political decisionmakers and for the strategic development of the association. He is the head of the “Politics & Society“ and “Public Relations” oversees the development of DCSP’s demands and policies. Joachim Krüger is CEO of Solarlite CSP technology GmbH.
Telephone: + 49 39972 56970
Vice Chairman of the Board
and Head of „Politics and Society“
Jürgen Hogrefe is the Chairman of “hogrefe Consult”, a business consultancy focused on Arab-German business relations. Hogrefe is an internationally experienced manager and consultant, deeply rooted in business, politics and journalism/communication. For eighteen years he has been with DER SPIEGEL. In 2003 Hogrefe left journalism to join EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG. As a Senior Vice President of EnBW he was in charge for international business development, innovation and public affairs.
Telefon: + 49 30 6232 56 53 0
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Pitz-Paal
Head of “Technics”
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Pitz-Paal’s capacity in the board focuses on developing and documenting the association’s knowledge base in the fields of technologies, added value and jobs. He is the head of the “Technics” section. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Pitz-Paal has been one of two Co-Directors heading the DLR Institute for Solar Research at the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR).
Telephone: + 49 2203 6012744
Head of “Finances”
Martin Schlecht is responsible for the association’s finances. Martin Schlecht is founder and managing director of Suntrace GmbH in Hamburg.
Telephone: +49 30 232 56 53 0
Head of „Markets“
Oliver Baudson is a member of the Board and responsible for the section „markets“ within the association. Oliver Baudson is Managing Director of TSK Flagsol Engineering GmbH, the Competence Centre for solar thermal at TSK Electronica y Electricidad SA.
Telephone: +49 221 925970857