Dr. Christoph Merkel

Partner and Managing Director


More than 40 years management experience in the European energy industry


Held various high-ranking management positions for many years in internationally leading energy supply company


Specialises in all fields in the gas value chain, international procurement, network and storage negotiations for natural gas and LNG, geographical, vertical and horizontal market entry strategies


Doctorate in physics

Iñaki Merkel de Gurtubay



More than 13 years management experience in the German-speaking energy industry


Occupied company management and project management positions in a management consultancy company specialising in the energy industry


Specialises in strategy development, mergers, process optimisation and control focusing on sales, trading, production and transportation/distribution


Degree in Business Management

Mission statement

  • Our intention is to provide guidance for a customers to ensure they reliably reach their objective
  • We help our customers to achieve better than average success and to perform sustainably on the market
  • We stand for the economically efficient and resources-friendly use of energy
  • The European energy market is dominated by far-reaching market liberalisation, fragmentation and at the same time a high degree of national and international regulation
  • Technical developments in generation, storage and transmission/distribution open up a wide range of development potentials
  • These changes call into question existing business models, investments and processes, and they represent a challenge for management personnel and employees
  • We are an independent service company on the energy marke
  • We work together with our customers on a co-operative and trusting basis
  • Our thinking and our actions are determined by entrepreneurship based on responsibility and success
  • We see ourselves as a motor of change on the energy market