Thomas Sauer


The owner

Thomas Sauer is the President & CEO of EXXERGY GmbH.  The focus of this internationally oriented consultancy firm is on the energy, special raw materials and specialty chemicals.  In 2009, he leveraged EXXERGY Green Power Holding GmbH into a group dedicated to the development, implementation and operation of power plants in the field of renewable energies.  In addition, in 2010 he launched NEXXERGY Green Power Trading GmbH, a trading platform for components for the renewable energy sector.

Before Thomas C. Sauer founded EXXERGY GmbH, he was CEO at IBC Solar AG, where he focused at various times on procurement, logistics, engineering, product management, projects, quality assurance, international business and special assignments.  Prior to that, from 2001 to 2004 he headed the corporate strategy and development of Schott Glas/ Schott AG.  Thereafter, up to 2006,  he was responsible for the operational business unit "Advanced Materials" with global responsibility for results of approximately EUR 150 million and 1,500 employees.

Thomas C. Sauer is a member of the Leadership Council of the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) in the U.S. and a member of the Economic Council of the CDU.  His specific expertise lies in the energy, aviation, chemical engineering and specialty materials market segments.  He obtained a masters degree from the University of Karlsruhe as a result to his studies at the Technical University of Munich and the University of Karlsruhe (TH).  


Publication: New Concepts for Quality Management and Insurability as a Key for Future Project Financing

23.04.2013 » More

Publication: Emerging PV Markets: Learning from the German Model

18.04.2013 » More