Wildpoldsried, 31 May 2017 – As of 1 June 2017, Matthias Dilthey will take over the role of Vice President Operations & Trading at sonnen. His responsibilities will cover the operational management of sonnen’s energy services and energy trading, including energy procurement, marketing of power generation and flexibility.

Matthias Dilthey previously held the position of Head of Portfolio Management and Optimisation at the Mannheim energy provider beegy GmbH, where he was responsible for the Virtual Power Plant (VPP), energy procurement and flexibility. His focus areas also included trading, energy management, marketing of flexibilities as well as regulation and direct marketing.

He gathered extensive trading experience in his previous roles at energy companies such as EnBW and E.ON.

‘We are delighted to welcome Matthias Dilthey to sonnen. He is a distinguished expert in the energy market,’ says Philipp Schröder, Sales and Marketing Director at sonnen. ‘Energy services such as our sonnenCommunity are becoming increasingly important on the market, and the addition of Matthias Dilthey to our team is a part of our next step towards becoming the energy provider of the future.’

sonnen is the largest producer of energy storage systems and an innovative energy provider, offering services such as sonnenFlat, which refinances itself via the participation of its energy storage systems in the balancing energy market, and the new sonnenStrom solar and sonnenStrom plus energy tariffs.