Gunnar started his career within Vattenfall in 1999 joining corporate development. He has held various positions within strategy/corporate development both in Germany and Sweden. In 2009 he became Head of Corporate Development/M&A for the Region Central Europe. In 2011 he joined the Business Unit Hydro being responsible for the German Hydro portfolio comprising of ~3000 MW installed capacity of Pumped Storage and Run of River Hydro plants. January 2014 Gunnar started to run the Business Unit Renewables within Vattenfall for the Continental / UK market covering project development, engineering & construction and generation. Since April 2015 Gunnar is member of Vattenfall’s Executive Group Management taking the responsibility for Vattenfall’s entire Wind business. Gunnar is married, has four children and is based in Hamburg.