Olaf Schulze is the responsible energy manager of the METRO AG, Düsseldorf, Germany and in the position since 2014. Before he was since 2005 the managing director of MEM METRO Properties Energy Management GmbH. Current he is also the deputy chairman of the energy committee at the German Retailers Association. After a study of legal science in Halle/Saale and the 2 nd state examination 1993 in Düsseldorf he started his professional life in different energy distributing companies. He is born in 1963 in Halle/Saale and father of four children.