Dr. Dierk Paskert is chairman of the Encavis AG.
Dr. Dierk Paskert was born in Gelsenkirchen in 1961. He studied law and economics at the universities in Würzburg and Münster, obtaining his PhD from the latter in 1991. Dr. Dierk Paskert started his professional career in investment banking at Trinkaus & Burkhardt, a German private bank.
In the mid-1990s, he changed to the Veba Group, where he held several management positions, e.g. at Degussa-Hüls and Stinnes, the Group’s logistics subsidiary. At the latter, he was responsible for M&A and the corporate strategy before joining the Management Board of SCHENKER AG in Essen in 2001. In 2003, he was put in charge of the corporate strategy at E.ON, where he was instrumental in opening the Group up to renewable energy.
In 2008, he was appointed member of the Management Board of E.ON-Energie in Munich, where he was in charge of the grids department, among others. Dr. Dierk Paskert’s most recent positions were that of Managing Director of Rohstoffallianz and partner at the consulting company Quarton International, which specialises in SME transactions. Over the past years, Dr. Paskert primarily focused on the useability of lithium ion batteries in electromobility and the energy market and advised companies on the development of different business models in the field of decentralised energy storage. Paskert is also member of the Board of Directors of the German Solar Association (BSW).