Dr.-Ing. Egon Leo Westphal has been a member of the Management Board of Bayernwerk AG located in Regensburg, since 2011, and is responsible for the Technical/Grid resort. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the European Distribution System Operators’ (EDSO) Association for Smart Grids.

Previously, from 1996 to 2011 Dr.-Ing. Egon Leo Westphal was active in various management positions in the energy sector, e.g. as a member of the Executive Board of E.ON Energie AG in Munich and as a director of Networks and Regulation at Central Networks (currently Western Power Distribution) in Castle Donnington in the United Kingdom.

In the period from 1991 to 1996, Dr.-Ing. Egon Leo Westphal earned a doctorate degree in the field of electrical engineering and worked as a scientific collaborator and project manager with leadership responsibilities at the Institute of Electric Heating at University of Hannover.