New Managing Director in Germany
Project Certification Expertise
Mr. Axel Juhnke has been appointed as Managing Director for K2 Management in Germany.
He is replacing Peter Steinfeld and Kurt Stürken.
Peter Steinfeld will take a new role as Chief Specialist, Offshore Projects and join the Board of Directors of K2 Management GmbH. Kurt Stürken has chosen to resign from K2 Management.
Axel Juhnke (age 39) has since 2014 been working at WindManShip (WMS), first as a Manager for Business Development, Senior Consultant, and for the past year as General Manager.
WMS provides logistics and maritime services, to support the planning, manufacture and construction phases of offshore projects. Prior to this role, Axel Juhnke worked six years at DNV GL, heading the offshore project certification department.
"I am looking forward to joining K2 Management and its team of wind experts. K2 Management is uniquely positioned as an experienced and independent partner for developers and investors of onshore and offshore projects,” Axel Juhnke comments.
As global project manager for offshore wind farm certification, he gained expertise in certification requirements for establishing wind farms, project interfaces and stakeholder management.
“With Axel Juhnke on the team, we can support our clients with even more stronger and bankable business cases and reduce risks in their wind projects", K2 Management CEO Henrik Stamer explains.
Axel Juhnke, who will be joining K2 Management 1 September, holds a degree as Diplom-Ingenieur for Automotive Engineering.