Ewald Woste has been an Industrial Advisor to EQT since 2015.
Ewald began his professional career as assistant to the management of Heroal, before joining Benteler AG as a controller in 1989. He has worked in the energy industry since 1992, when he joined the municipal utility of Paderborn. From 1998 to 2003, he was Managing Director of Städtische Werke Nürnberg GmbH and member of the boards of management of Verkehrsaktiengesellschaft Nürnberg and N-ERGIE AG.
In 2004, he was appointed Chairman of the Board of Management of Mainova AG, and from 2007 to 2014 he served as Chairman of the Board of Management of Thüga AG. From 2010 to 2014, he was President of BDEW Bundesverband der Energie- und Wasserwirtschaft e.V. (German Association of Energy and Water Industries). Since 2015, he has been working as a management consultant. Ewald has been Member of the Supervisory Board of several energy companies in Germany and Austria, incl. E.ON.
Ewald Woste holds a university degree in business administration.
EQT Board Memberships
Board Member of GETEC
Board Member of EEW Energy from Waste