The Board of Directors of aventron has appointed Eric Wagner as the company’s CEO. He will assume the role of CEO on October 1, 2022.
Eric Wagner has been a member of the Executive Management of aventron since 2014 and was most recently responsible for developing and implementing the investment strategy. Prior to that, he held various management positions. He has been with aventron since 2010 and his achievements include paving the way for the company’s expansion beyond Switzerland and developing a portfolio of wind, solar and hydro power plants in France. Eric Wagner was appointed COO of aventron in 2014 before switching to the role of CIO in 2019. Eric Wagner (56), who comes from France, is a family man and holds a degree from the School of Engineering in Physics from Grenoble.
Eric Wagner: “I am delighted to be able to develop and lead this dynamic and successful company. We are facing some major challenges within a difficult environment, but there are also exciting opportunities within the renewable energy sector. I am very happy to tackle these tasks and have a professional and competent team to rely on.”
Chairman of the Board of Directors Dr Conrad Ammann: “I am delighted that in Eric Wagner we have managed to appoint the ideal CEO for aventron. He is well connected internationally, has in-depth industry knowledge and has many years of top management experience. He is also a performance-oriented and trustworthy leader who is very familiar with the company and its strategy.” Eric Wagner will assume the role of CEO on 1 October 1, 2022.