Hubert Schwingshandl is an expert for energy economy. He started his career in 1972 and hold leading several positions. Last from 2007 to 2013 as head of the energy economic dept. by E.ON Energie in Munich. In frame of the tasks by Bayernwerk and E.ON Energie he was member or leader of diverse national and international associations and also essential participant in many projects of Bayernwerk and E.ON Energie. Besides his position as director of the DESERTEC-Foundation he was temporary lecturer at the University of Applied Science in Landshut and still is consultant for different companies in the field of energy management.