After having worked for McKinsey & Company and the international partnership WilmerHale as trainee lawyer, Dr. Thomas Meerpohl finished his doctorate studies in International Law at Ludwig Maximilians University Munich in 2007.
Between 2006 and 2009, Dr. Thomas Meerpohl supported the CFO of Stadtwerke München GmbH in his role as personal assistant.
Beginning 2009, he was nominated Head of Project development for Renewable Energies. In this position, he was responsible for all regional and international projects, from purchase of these renewable energy projects to commercial operation. In addition in 2010, he became CEO of the Spanish company Marquesado Solar S.L. during construction phase of the solar power plant Andasol 3.
In March 2010, Dr. Thomas Meerpohl joined Global Tech I Offshore Wind GmbH in Hamburg as CFO. Under his guidance a banking syndicate of 18 international banks, including the European Investment Bank as well as KfW, could be arranged for financing the offshore wind park Global Tech I with more than EUR 1 billion.
Having worked three years for Global Tech I Offshore Wind GmbH, Dr. Thomas Meerpohl returned to work in Munich from April 2013 on as Head of Corporate Strategy at Stadtwerke München. In this position, he supports and reports directly to the CEO and is responsible for the strategic development of Stadtwerke München.