Our authors

Here you can get to know the employees who regularly write for Axpo's online magazine.

Eberhard Röhm-Malcotti

Eberhard Röhm-Malcotti (born 1972) has worked at Axpo since 2010 as Head EU Energy Policy. He established and manages Axpo's EU representation in Brussels. Previously, he worked for European and national energy associations in Berlin and Brussels and for ABB and PwC. He has been dedicated to the fight against climate change for two decades. In his spare time, he can often be found swimming at Lake Zurich.

Janine Cavelti

Janine Cavelti (born 1993) started at Axpo in 2016 as Assistant Head Corporate Communications & Public Affairs after completing her studies in business administration. In 2017, her area of responsibility expanded and she also worked as a social media manager and as a mobile journalist in the Axpo video team. Since 2020, her area of responsibility has been divided into two parts: As Product Manager, she supports the Biomass team, while she continues to work in the Corporate Communications department as Marketing Communications Manager.

Jeanette Schranz

Jeanette Schranz (born 1986) has worked in various functions at Axpo since January 2017. As Deputy Head Stakeholder Communications, she has experience in PR, financial communications, events and internal communications. As Business Partner of the Renewables Division, she advises and manages various communication projects. Previously, she spent several years as communications manager at the City of Zurich and as a PR consultant. She studied at the University of Zurich and the Free University of Berlin and holds a Master's degree and a CAS in Corporate Communications. In her free time, you can find her on the yoga mat or teaching Pilates. 

Monika Müller

Monika Müller (born 1973) has worked at Axpo since 2006. Her first few years at the company were spent in the sponsoring department, where she was responsible for environmental cooperations, before moving to the media team in 2010, where her focus is now on grid issues and renewables. Previously, she worked at the Zurich Transport Association and Prasa Hewitt (now AON). Drawing, writing, discussing and arguing - not only about energy topics - are part of her passion in her spare time as well. 

Klaus Prommersberger

Klaus Prommersberger (born 1970) has worked in various risk management functions at Axpo since 2009. As Head of Risk Management Trading Regulation, he is responsible for the implementation of regulatory requirements at all trading venues where Axpo is active. He also represents Axpo and VSE at energy associations. Before joining Axpo, he was Head of Corporate Risk Management at Stadtwerke München and Market Risk Manager at E.ON Trading. In his spare time, he is a passionate photographer and is often out and about on his bike, as well as on skis in winter.

Nadine Schoch

Nadine Schoch (born 1984) joined the Axpo team in 2009 and is currently responsible for Axpo's internal communications. In the wide range of projects and topics that she has been involved in at Axpo over the past few years, the interests of employees have always been at the forefront of her mind. She likes to spend her free time with her two girls and her husband.  

Noa Frey

Noa Frey (born 2000) has been working at Axpo in the University Marketing and Employer Branding department since 2021. She organises Axpo’s presence at various career events at the ETH, HSG, UZH and EPFL and helps to market Axpo as an attractive employer. She is also currently in the final year of her BSc in Business Administration at the FHNW in Brugg. In her free time you can find her playing tennis or hiking.

Noël Graber

Noël Graber (born 1983) is Axpo's media spokesperson and is primarily interested in the technical side of electricity production and supply. He doesn't care whether the electricity comes from solar, wind, hydro or nuclear power.

Seraina Weinmann

Seraina Weinmann (born 1996) has been working at Axpo since 2020, first as an intern and then as Communications Support. She supports the Corporate Communications department in various fields, such as web publishing in the area of social media and financial reporting. Her hobbies include skiing and football.  

Thomas Porchet

Thomas Porchet (born 1970) has been the Head of Swiss Energy Policy at Axpo since 2008. Prior to this, he oversaw a range of political dossiers for members of parliament and federal councillors. In his free time, he enjoys walking in northeastern Switzerland. 

Thomas Weber

Thomas Weber (born 1976) started at Axpo as a risk manager in 2009 after completing his PhD in Finance. Since 2019, he has been working as a Senior Energy Economist, specialising in interactions between finance and the energy industry. In his free time, he can be found cycling in the Zurich Unterland region or spending time with his three children.

Tobias Kistner

Tobias Kistner (born 1978) has been a media spokesperson for Axpo since 2014. His focus is on Axpo's international energy trading business in around 40 countries in Europe, the USA and Asia. Before joining Axpo, he worked as Deputy Head of Corporate Communications at the telecoms group Sunrise and was a communications consultant at Farner Consulting in Zurich, where he was responsible for several international PR mandates. His hobbies include football, fitness and skiing.