Group Structure We power the future

Axpo Holding AG carries the strategic responsibility for the Axpo Group and ensures a future-oriented focus. Axpo Holding AG was founded in 2001 with headquarters in Baden. The Axpo Group comprises Axpo Holding AG and its subsidiaries.

Generation & Distribution

The Generation & Distribution business area operates the power plant park (nuclear energy, hydropower, gas, new energies) as well as the Axpo distribution grids. In addition, this area is responsible for the continuous optimisation of the power plant portfolio and targeted investments in new power plant and grid capacities.

Trading & Sales

The Trading & Sales business area with its international subsidiaries is active in energy trading. This area trades physical energy volumes and energy-related financial products on all the important European energy markets. As a leading, independent provider of origination services, Trading & Sales develops tailored products and energy solutions for its customers – including private consumers, SME’s, major industrial clients, as well as electricity producers, particularly in renewable energies.

Group Functions

Core management and service functions for the Group are bundled in Axpo Services AG. This area includes the responsibilities of the CEO, COO and CFO.

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