Dr. Karsten Schmidt is founder and CEO at AMPEERS ENERGY – the Enabler for decentralized business modells within the real estate industry.
In parallel, he is board member of the Open District Hub e.V. The nonprofit organization focuses on intelligent, cross-sectoral supply of districts with locally generated renewable energy.
Previously, he held various management positions in the energy sector, e.g. as senior manager at E.ON SE and as founder of a startup company in the field of renewable energies.
The economist received his doctoral degree from the Philipps University of Marburg and studied Renewable Energy Management in St. Gallen.