Christiane Mann is the Chairman of smartEn, the European business association for digital and decentralized energy solutions. smartEn takes an integrated perspective on the interaction of demand and supply, and its mission is to promote system efficiency, encourage innovation and diversity, empower energy consumers and drive the decarbonization of the energy sector
Christiane is also the VP of Government and Industry Affairs for the Energy Management Business Unit of Schneider Electric. Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries. With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems, providing integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software.
Prior to Schneider-Electric Christiane was the Director of Strategy and Marketing for the Fire Safety and Security Business of Siemens Building Technologies. Christiane has a broad international background, with experience in management consulting, Building Technologies and Energy Management.