Deputy Chair and Chair, Audit Committee
Frank completed his PhD in Physics at the Max-Planck-Institute for Polymer Research in Germany in 1996. He joined McKinsey and Company Inc in 1996, holding senior positions in serving clients on strategic, organisational and operational issues across Europe and in Asia. Frank was also a member of the leadership group of McKinsey’s ‘Electric Power and Natural Gas’, ‘cement’ and ‘operations’ practices.
In 2001, he became Director of Strategy and Quality Management at RWE Systems in Dortmund, Germany. In 2005 he was appointed Director of Corporate Planning and Controlling at RWE Power AG before becoming Vice President Controlling Group. From 2010 to 2012 he became CFO of RWE npower plc in Swindon, UK. From 2013 to 2017, Frank was CFO of RWE Power AG and RWE Generation SE. Since January 2018, he has been appointed as CEO of RWE Power AG. Frank joined the URENCO board in November 2014.