At TÜV SÜD Thomas is responsible for the global hydrogen, Power to X and energy storage business in the Industry Service Division. He has a long track record along the entire energy value chain, from generation to transmission, distribution and consumption. He managed international and interdisciplinary teams in research, industry and consultancy projects. His main focus is on large transformation projects, new business models and hydrogen ecosystems. Thomas holds a master's degree in electrical engineering and a PhD in energy economics.