Torben Brabo

torben brabo, gie, energinet

Torben Brabo is the CEO of the Gas TSO and SVP in the joint Danish gas and power TSO, Energinet.

He has 25 years of experience in the energy and gas sector in Denmark and abroad. Prior to joining Energinet he took part in many European power and gas projects, assisted CEE countries in their market development, and had a central role in the liberalization of the Danish gas market in 2002-2004.

As current CEO in Energinet Gas TSO, Torben Brabo is highly involved in the development of the European gas and energy sector. For instance, he is engaged in the GIE Board since 2013 (Gas Infrastructure Europe) and from November 2020 as President; was a member of the ENTSOG Board for 6 years (European Network of gas TSOs) and is the founding father for the gas capacity trading platform PRISMA.

Moreover, he manages several decarbonization projects such as the Green Gas Initiative, Gas for Climate, European Hydrogen Backbone. At the same time Denmark and Energinet is engaged in Baltic Pipe and lead the biomethane development in Europe. For Energinet, sector coupling, PtX and Hydrogen are among the current focus points.

Torben Brabo holds a master’s degree in mathematics and economics from Copenhagen University.

Speaker Details
  • Profession

    SVP & President

  • Company

    SVP, Energinet Gas TSO & President, Gas Infrastructure Europe

  • Country