Organisation

Energinet is an independent public enterprise owned by the Danish Ministry of Climate and Energy. We own, operate and develop the transmission systems for electricity and natural gas in Denmark.

Executive Board

Our executive board is in charge of the day-to-day management of Energinet.

Board of Directors

Energinet’s Board of Directors sets our corporate strategy and oversees the day-to-day business decisions of the executive board.

Energinet’s departments at a glance.
  • EXECUTIVE BOARD

    Executive board

    Energinet’s executive board is in charge of the day-to-day management of Energinet in accordance with the instructions of the Supervisory Board.

    Thomas Egebo

    CEO
    +45 22 40 11 20
    Email: teg@energinet.dk

    Torben Thyregod

    CFO
    +45 76 22 43 01
    Email: tth@energinet.dk

    Torben Glar Nielsen

    CTO
    +45 76 22 44 00
    Email: tgn@energinet.dk

  • CORPORATE FUNCTIONS

    Corporate functions

    Strategy and Communications

    Strategy & Communications handles executive management support, strategy development, stakeholder relations, and communications.

    Hans Erik Kristoffersen
    Director, Strategy & Communications
    +4523338885
    Email: hek@energinet.dk

     

    HR

    Energinet’s HR mission is to attract, retain and develop leaders and employees that create a work environment which enables Energinet to accomplish its goals.

    Dorthe Vinther
    Director, Group Human Resources
    +4523448639
    Email: dvi@energinet.dk

     

    Group Economy

    Group Economy provides group management with current economic reports. Group Economy is also responsible for interfacing with the office of the auditor general of Denmark as well as in-house auditors.

    Thomas Berg Jakobsen
    Director, Group Economy
    +4551380729
    Email: tbj@energinet.dk

     

    Group Legal Affairs

    The Group Legal Affairs department provides support regarding legal issues, risk management, emergency preparedness, and quality assurance.

    Annette Ikast
    Director, Group Legal Affairs
    +4523338743
    Email: aik@energinet.dk

  • BUSINESS SERVICES

    Business Services

    Business Services supports the group and group business units with IT, procurement, financial services and facility service.

    Marianne Hansen
    CEO, Business Services
    +45 29 49 42 70
    Email: mhs@energinet.dk

    IT

    Energinet’s IT departement provides IT services and system development for the group and group business units. IT is responsible for providing effecient and safe information technolgy that supports Energinet's business processes.

    Henrik Lang Petersen  
    Director, IT
    +45 60 66 60 93
    Email: hlg@energinet.dk

    Procurement

    Procurement supports the group and group entities throughout the procurement process, including EU calls for tender and contracts.

    Kasper Vestergaard Larsen
    Director, Procurement
    +45 76 22 43 28
    Email: kvl@energinet.dk

    Finance and Facility Services

    Søren Iversen Hjørlund
    Director, Finance and Facility Services
    +45 76 22 41 00
    Email: sih@energinet.dk

     

  • ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION

    Engineering and Construction

    Engineering and Construction is responsible for O & M and construction work in the Danish gas transmission system.

    Peter Hodal
    CEO, Engineering and Construction
    +45 30 92 30 62
    Email: pah@energinet.dk

     

    Control Centre Gas

    Control Centre Gas is responsible for monitoring the Danish gas transmission system and system balance in addition to development and administration of the national security of supply.

    Henrik Bay
    Head of department, Control Centre Gas
    +45 30 92 30 62
    Email: hby@energinet.dk

     

    Operation and Maintenance 

    Operation and Maintenance is responsible for the operation and maintenance of Denmark’s gas transmission system

    Per Stangholm Jakobsen
    Head of Department, Operation and Maintenance
    +45 23 33 89 50
    Email: psj@energinet.dk

     

    Grid and Stations

    Lars Emmich
    Head of department, Grid and Stations
    Email: lae@energinet.dk

     

    Construction and Support

    Per Lyngbo Sørensen
    Head of Department, Construction and Support
    Tlf: +4540273763
    Email: pse@energinet.dk

     

    Biogas Plant and Metering

    Biogas Plant and Metering assists in the process of connecting biogas facilities to receiving stations and compressor stations, and also meters gas volume and gas quality for settlement purposes.

    Max Hansen
    Head of Department, Biogas Plant and Metering
    +45 25 19 46 01
    Email: maxha@danskgasdistribution.dk

     

    Storage and Logistics

    Storage and Logistics is responsible for ensuring that Energinet is equipped with the right components and machinery to respond to an emergency preparedness situation.

    Susanne Bernbom
    Head of Department, Storage and Logistics
    +45 40 35 03 37
    Email: sbe@energinet.dk

  • ELECTRICITY TRANSMISSION

    Electricity Transmission

    Electricity Transmission is responsible for operating and developing the Danish electricity transmission grid.

    Henrik Riis
    CEO, Electricity Transmission
    +45 23 33 86 00
    Email: hri@energinet.dk 

     

    Planning

    Planning is responsible for research and planning of electricity transmission facilities to ensure that Energinet constructs and reinvests in the right infrastructures at the right time.

    Henrik Riis
    Director, Planning
    +45 23 33 86 00
    Email: hri@energinet.dk

     

    Project Management

    Project Management is responsible for project planning and execution of projects that have received final approval.

    Marian Petrea Kaagh
    Director, Project Management
    +45 23 33 86 88
    Email: mpk@energinet.dk

     

    Engineering and Technology

    Engineering and Technology is responsible for expansions of and reinvestments in the facilities and transmission systems that form the Danish electricity transmission grid.

    Bjarne Christian Gellert
    Director, Engineering and Technology
    +45 23 33 85 72
    Email: bcg@energinet.dk

     

    Asset

    Henrik Brinkman Madsen
    Director, Asset
    +45 23 33 86 86
    Email: hbm@energinet.dk
  • ELECTRICITY SYSTEM OPERATOR

    Electricity system operator

    Electricity System Operator is responsible for the operation and development of the electricity market design and bal-ancing the electricity system.

    Søren Dupont Kristensen
    CEO, Electricity System Operator
    +45 23 33 86 31
    Email: sdk@energinet.dk

     

    Electricity System Operation

    Electricity System Operation is responsible for monitoring and balancing the electricity transmission grid.

    Klaus Winther
    Director, Electricity System Operation
    +45 24 91 98 74
    Email: kwi@energinet.dk

     

    Electricity System Development

    Electricity System Development is responsible for market analysis, investment planning and security of supply for the electricity system.

    Bjarne Brendstrup
    Director, Electricity System Development
    +45 30 67 46 93
    Email: bjb@energinet.dk

     

    Electricity Market

    Electricity Market is responsible for supporting and developing the electricity market.
    .
    Signe Horn Rosted
    Director, Electricity Market
    +45 23 33 89 92
    Email: shr@energinet.dk

  • GAS TSO

    Gas TSO

    Gas TSO is responsible for operation and maintenance of the Danish gas transmission system and development of the gas market.

    Torben Brabo
    CEO, Gas TSO
    +45 44 87 33 60
    Email: tbr@energinet.dk

     

    Gas System Operator

    Gas System Operator is responsible for operation of the gas system and development of the gas market.

    Jeppe Danø
    Director, Gas System Operator
    +45 23 33 88 05
    Email: jda@energinet.dk

     

    Gas Transmission

    Gas Transmission is responsible for operation, maintenance and development of the gas transmission system.

    Torben Brabo
    Director, Gas Transmission
    +45 44 87 33 60
    Email: tbr@energinet.dk

  • GAS STORAGE DENMARK

    Gas Storage Denmark

    Gas Storage Denmark operates the two storage sites owned by Energinet: One in Stenlille in the middle of Zealand, and one in Lille Torup in the northern part of Jutland. Gas Storage Denmark operates the two storage facilities as a single company and on commercial terms and conditions. Gas Storage Denmark offers commercial players in the gas market the flexibility that gas storage provides, and contributes to the security of supply of the entire gas transmission system. 

    Adam Elbæk
    CEO, Gas Storage Denmark
    +45 30 67 47 34
    Email: ael@energinet.dk

     

    Lille Torup Gas Storage

    Lille Torup Gas Storage is responsible for operation and maintenance of the storage facility in Lille Torup, which consists of seven salt dome caverns that are used for storage and extraction of natural gas.

    Jørgen Lund
    Head of department, Lille Torup Gas Storage
    +45 61 16 61 80
    Email: jdu@gasstorage.dk

     

    Stenlille Gas Storage

    Stenlille Gas Storage is responsible for operation and maintenance of the storage facility in Stenlille.
    Stenlille Gas storage is constructed as an acquifier storage facility which stores the gas in water-filled sand beds
    approximately 1,500 m below the ground surface.

    Kristian Asmussen
    Head of department, Stenlille Gas Storage
    +45 61 24 43 71
    Email: kau@energinet.dk

     

    Sales and Planning

    Sales and Planning is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Energinet’s gas storage business and is in charge of all sales activities, product development, risk management, strategy, and business development for the gas storage company.

    Hans-Åge Nielsen
    Head of department, Sales and Planning
    +45 44 87 35 16
    Email: hni@energinet.dk


  • DGD - DANSK GAS DISTRIBUTION

    DGD - Dansk Gas Distribution

    DGD - Dansk Gas Distribution distributes gas to more than 120.000 Danish homes and companies. DGD is a grid company owned by Energinet. Visit DGD’s website here.

    Carsten Jensen
    CEO, DGD
    +45 23 33 85 10
    Email: cje@danskgasdistribution.dk

     

    Asset and Customer Support

    Pernille Høgstrøm Resen
    Senior Manager, Asset and Customer Support
    +45 25 19 46 58
    Email: peres@danskgasdistribution.dk

     

    Regulation and Customer Processes

    Lotte Burchard
    Senior Manager, Regulation and Customer Processes
    +45 25 19 45 09
    Email: lotbu@danskgasdistribution.dk

     

    Market and Business Development

    Lena Løwe Sørensen  Senior Manager, Market and Business Develepment
    +45 25 19 45 12
    Email: lens@danskgasdistribution.dk


  • DATAHUB

    DataHub

    DataHub is responsible for ensuring the well-functioning operation of DataHub and also provides DataHub support for market players. 

    Martin Lervad Lundø
    CEO, DataHub
    +45 23 33 88 99
    Email: mln@energinet.dk

    Datahub - Market and End customers

    Mia Jappe 
    Head of department
    +45 30 17 19 19
    Email: mja@energinet.dk

    DataHub - Data and Processes

    Per Bergstedt
    Head of department
    +45 22 12 07 72
    Email: pbr@energinet.dk


    DataHub - IT

    Søren Vesterager
    Head of department
    +4561699913
    Email: sve@energinet.dk