Markus Brokhof has more than 27 years working in the energy industry with various responsibilities in the generation sector, exploration and production (E&P) in the oil and gas industry as well as gas trading and power business.
Markus joined AGL Energy Ltd in April 2020 as Chief Operating Officer in the Business Division Integrated Energy with the accountability for the operations of 11,400 MW of AGL’s generation fleet (hard coal, lignite and gas thermal generation, renewables and hydro power stations) as well as the Trading and Origination business.
He has spent the last 18 years in Switzerland in various executive positions: in Alpiq Ltd from August 2014 to March 2020 as Head of Digital & Commerce and member of the Executive Board of Alpiq Ltd. Overseeing the Trading Operations in 34 European Countries with 580 employees and a newly build Digital Business was the focus. He was heading up the EV business of Alpiq in Europe with the focus on Mobility as a Service (MaaS) and launched an EV subscription model with Juicar. He has worked before at Axpo Trading Ltd for 12 years, most recently as a member of the Executive Management, and was responsible for the entire gas activities of the Axpo Group as well as for power trading activities in South-East Europe. He acted as Deputy Chairman in the Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG – a multi-billion large scale international gas pipeline infrastructure project.
Further positions with Wingas as Gas Trader and with DEUTAG as Marketing and Contracts Manager along the energy value chain have been accomplished.
Mr. Brokhof is a graduated mining engineer.