Dr. Frank Mastiaux
Chairman of the Board of Management of EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG / Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Frank Mastiaux was born in 1964 in Essen. After completing his studies which culminated in a doctorate in chemistry at the University of Duisburg-Essen, he began his professional career at Veba Oel AG in 1993. Up until 1999 he held several management positions there in Research & Development, Commerce, and as a member of the management team. On an overseas posting, he also worked at CITGO Petroleum Corp in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.
Following the merger of Veba Oel AG and ARAL AG, he became Managing Director of ARAL Mineralöl-Vertrieb GmbH in 2000. Dr. Frank Mastiaux was then employed in various management positions in the BP Group in London between 2001 and 2007 after the Veba Oel/Aral Group was acquired by BP p.l.c.
Before joining EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG in 2012, he held a number of positions on the Board of Management of the E.ON Group. Amongst other things, the renewable energies business was developed under his management.
On 1 October 2012, Dr. Frank Mastiaux was appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Management of EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG. As well as being in charge of corporate development and sustainability, his area of responsibility as “Chairman of the Board of Management” covers strategy and energy industry, communication and policy, transformation, IT, procurement and infrastructure, innovation management, sales, marketing and operations, the gas value chain, escalation, risk management and trading.
Dr. Frank Mastiaux is married and has four children.