Born in 1963, he holds an extensive professional experience in the energy field, currently holding the position of Head of Cluster for Energy and Climate within the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, GIZ GmbH, a company where he has a cumulative experience of 12 years.
Previously, Mr. Cristodorescu acted as Partner in Stein & Partner, Executive Search & Management Performance and freelancer, being manager and consultant in various projects of energy efficiency, renewable, district heating and electrical networks.
Between October 2013 – May 2014, Mr. Cristodorescu held the position of Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Hidroelectrica SA, where he coordinated the implementation of corporate governance, preparation of the strategic development plan of the company and preparation of the company for the initial public offering.
In September 2005-2013 he was Deputy CEO of E.ON Romania, Head of Division, Head of Administrative Boards of 3 Companies of the E.ON Romania Group and CEO of the E.ON Romania Renewables S.R.L, period in which he coordinated, among others, the restructuring of the E.ON Romania group after privatization, the strategic development of the gas and electricity distribution and supply activities business and, as director, the activity of corporate governance and communications. In parallel, he was appointed as member of the core group strategy group for E.ON AG, Düsseldorf, member of the policy group for E.ON AG, Brussels and President of the Association of Utility Companies in Romania.
George Cristodorescu is member of the Board of Directors since April 28, 2021 and on May 6, 2021 he was elected a member of the Strategy and Corporate Governance Committee.