Curriculum Vitae – Dr Klaus Kleinekorte

Biography
15 October 1957 Born in Rietberg-Neuenkirchen/Westphalia
1964–1967 Kath. Volksschule Neuenkirchen
(Catholic primary school)
1967–1973 Städt. Realschule Rietberg
(municipal secondary school)
School leaving certificate: Mittlere Reife (equivalent to GCSE)
1973–1976 Ev. Stiftisches Gymnasium Gütersloh
(Protestant grammar school)
School leaving certificate: “Abitur”
(equivalent to A-levels)
1976–1977 Compulsory military service
1977–1983 Academic studies in Electrical Engineering at RWTH Aachen
Graduation: Dipl.-Ing.
1990 PhD from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at RWTH Aachen
Professional career
1983–1988 Research associate in the Faculty for General Electric Engineering and Information Technology at RWTH Aachen
1988 Research internship in the Department of Neutron Physics at the EU Joint Research Centre in Ispra/Italy
1988–1991 Senior engineer in the department entitled “Computer Engineering 2” at Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)
1 January 1992 RWE Energie AG – Assistant to the Chief Technical Officer at the control centre in Brauweiler
1995 RWE Energie AG – Project management in the Central Department for Power Transmission, Essen
1 June 1998 RWE Energie AG – Central Department for Grid Marketing, Essen
1 January 1999 RWE Energie AG – Head of Department Grid Services/Concepts in the Central Department for Grid Marketing
1 October 1999 RWE Energie AG – Head of Department Grid Services/Marketing in the Central Department for Grid Marketing
Netz, RWE Energie AG
1 April 2000 RWE Energie AG – System Operation & Control Centre Brauweiler
1 October 2000 RWE Net AG – Head of System Operation & Control Grids
2003–2009 Member of the board at RWE Transportnetz Strom GmbH, Dortmund
Since September 2009 Member of the board at Amprion GmbH