Andree Stracke is an Executive Board member of RWE Supply & Trading GmbH (RWEST) since March 2015. As Chief Commercial Officer, he is responsible for the Global Gas and LNG-unit, including the segments of Commercial Asset Optimisation Gas, Gas Origination and LNG as well as Principal Investments, Solid Fuels Origination, Industrial Customers and Corporate Affairs. Andree Stracke has been working for RWEST since 1999 and was responsible for the establishment of the continental European Gas Trading Desk. Between 2008 and 2011 Andree Stracke built up LNG trading for former RWE subsidiary Excelerate Energy in Houston/Texas in the American market, again as a member of the Executive Board. The graduate-economist started his career in 1996 at WINGAS in the key areas of Purchasing and Project Development.