Speaker Details

Dr. Niklas Schirmer

Dr. Niklas Schirmer
Job Title
Director Energy & Automotive
ubitricity Gesellschaft für verteilte Energiesysteme mbH

Dr. Niklas Schirmer is heading ubitricity′s energy department since 2014 and took on the position as Director Energy & Automotive in 2017. As such, he is responsible for energy operations, regulatory affairs and ubtricity’s activities in the automotive sector. Prior to joining ubitricity, Niklas worked as a management consultant at Berlin-based consulting firm Apricum focussing on the solar industry.
Niklas studied mechanical engineering at the universities of Karlsruhe, Metz and Berkeley, specializing in energy technologies and holds a PhD on nanotechnology and thermodynamics from ETH Zurich.