CEO, SMA Solar Technology
Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Reinert (Chief Executive Officer of SMA)
After he studied electrical engineering in South Africa, Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Reinert (b. 1968) received his doctorate at the Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives (ISEA) at RWTH Aachen, Germany, and began his career as senior engineer there. From 1999 to 2011, he worked for Emotron AB in Sweden, where in his last position, as General Manager, he was responsible for Technology and Operations. From 2011 to 2014, as Executive Vice President, Technology, he was responsible for the division Power Plant Solutions at SMA. Under his leadership, SMA was successful in expanding its worldwide project business and developing turnkey system solutions for large-scale PV power plants. Since April 2014, Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Reinert has been a member of the Managing Board. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer in October 2018. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Reinert is responsible for Strategy, Sales, Service, Operations and Technology. He is a member of the Supervisory Board at Danfoss A/S.
To achieve a climate neutral economy, the share of renewable electricity will have to increase to account for 80% of the European energy mix. The renewable-based electrification of all key sectors of the economy will be crucial. As the European solar sector has entered a new growth era – with over 80% growth year-on-year for […]