Volker Zuleger

Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (ACER) (Ljubljana)
Head of Market Monitoring (for wholesale energy market integrity and transparency)

Volker Zuleger is the Head of the Market Monitoring Department since the establishment of the Agency’s Market Monitoring Department on 1 October 2012. He joined the Agency as Seconded National Expert from E-Control Austria, the Austrian Energy Regulatory Authority, on 1 October 2011 and was then working in the Director’s Office as a member of the Agency’s REMIT implementation team. Before joining the Agency, Volker was working from July 2010 to September 2011 as a Senior Expert at E- Control Austria, the Austrian Energy Regulatory Authority, Department for Regulation & Competition, responsible for the regulation and market monitoring of wholesale energy markets. From March 2006 until June 2010, he was a Senior Expert and Deputy Head of Unit in the Saxonian State Ministry for Economic Affairs and Labour, Department for Economic Order, most recently n the unit acting as Exchange Supervisory Authority of the European Energy Exchange, Leipzig, under the German Exchange Act, as State competition authority and as State energy regulatory authority. From April 2002 until March 2006 Volker was Seconded National Expert to the European Commission, Directorate-General for Competition, State Aid Directorate, with a focus on horizontal State aid and State aid in the energy sector. From January 1999 until March 2002 he was a Senior Expert and Deputy Head of Unit, in the Saxonian State Ministry for Economic Affairs and Labour, Department for the Promotion of Trade and Industry. Volker studied Law at the University of Bremen and holds the 1st and 2nd State examination in law. In the years 1996 until 1998 he completed his legal pre-service training at the High Court of Celle with legal internships inter alia at Kienbaum Management Consulting, Düsseldorf, and the Hessian Exchange Supervisory Authority, Wiesbaden, of the German derivatives exchange Eurex and the German stock exchange FWB. He is an author of numerous publications on European Competition Law, inter alia in legal scientific journals, compendia and commentaries as well as in the Competition Policy Newsletter from the European Commission, Directorate-General for Competition.

Linked authors

DG ENER (Brussels)
DG COMP (Brussels)
DG COMP (Brussels)

Articles

1673 Bulletin

Jörg Köhli, Volker Zuleger The EU Commission decides that the forfeiting financing for the construction of the waste-fuelled power station in Germany does not constitute State aid pursuant to Article 87(1) EC (MHKW Rothensee)

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"Forfeiting financing and the construction of the waste-fuelled power station (Müllheizkraftwerk) MHKW Rothensee GmbH"* Overview On 22 March 2006, the Commission decided that the forfeiting financing for the construction of the waste-fuelled power station MHKW Rothensee does not constitute (...)

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