Jörg Simon has been Chairman of the Executive Board of Berliner Wasserbetriebe and Vice President of the German Association of Energy and Water Industries (BDEW) since June 2014.
He studied civil and industrial engineering at the RWTH Aachen University. After his studies, he started his career at the energy company Veba (today E.ON). In 1996 he was named managing director for OEWA Wasser und Abwasser GmbH in Leipzig and later became general manager of Veolia Germany. Since 1999 Jörg Simon is holding his position as Chairman of the Executive Board at Berliner Wasserbetriebe.