People Dr Jens Madrian
Visiting Fellow, Oxford Martin Programme on Integrating Renewable Energy
Dr Jens Madrian joined Reactive Technologies in 2016 as Chief Financial & Commercial Officer. Reactive is a UK based energy tech company applying cutting-edge communications and software technologies to the energy sector to deliver significant added value to grid operators, businesses and renewable generators with the overall vision to enable the transition to a sustainable energy future. Jens has made his mark on the company by securing equity funding and driving Reactive’s strategic, financial and commercial development in the UK and abroad.
Prior to joining Reactive, Jens was Chief Financial Officer at RWE Npower, one of the UK's 'big six' energy providers, and beforehand Commercial Managing Director for RWE’s European Group Sales Portfolio Management. He transformed Npower’s culture and strategy into a customer centric organisation and successfully turned around the loss making large customer business into a market leading, profitable business unit in a highly competitive market. Jens built and led teams to deliver sustainable EBIT growth through transformational change by driving underlying performance.
Jens holds a PhD in Management and a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Muenster, Germany.