Dr. Christoph Neumann holds a Ph.D. in energy economics and a Master in business engineering. He was doing research in energy economics at the universities in Clausthal, Chicago and Sydney and worked several years as a research coordinator at the Energy Research Centre of Niedersachsen. He previously worked also at a DSO in the northern part of Germany. Since 2014 Dr. Neumann is working at TenneT TSO. His work as senior advisor comprises especially market development topics in the national and international context.