Achim Berge Olsen

Managing Director wpd offshore


Achim Berge was born in 1972 and holds degrees in law from Germany and Sweden as well as a Master of European Law (LL.M.). While working as an attorney at law he was a member of the German and the Swedish Bar Association. He has been responsible for wpd’s offshore business from the very beginning in 2001 and followed the company from being a pure developer to managing the construction and operation of entire offshore windfarms. Key milestones have been the sale of Swedish Kriegers Flak project to Vattenfall (2005), sale of four German offshore projects to EnBW (2008) and the construction management of Germany’s first commercial offshore windfarm Baltic 1 (2009), as well as winning the French Round 1 offshore tender together with EDF and Dong (2012) and the construction management of the 1.2 billion EUR Butendiek project (2014‐2015) and the 450 million EUR Nordergründe project (2016‐2017).

Achim Berge Olsen