Deborah Wilkens was born in 1971 in St. Louis, USA. She studied at the University of Vermont and completed her studies as a B. A. Cum Laude, Major Economics.
Deborah Wilkens started her career in 1993 working for Price Waterhouse Privatisation Service GmbH in Berlin. In 1997, she joined Deutsche Bank in London as a Manager in the Pan-European Utilities Research Team. From 1999 to 2000, she was Vice President of Equity Research for Pan-European Energy Utilities Research Team at Credit Suisse First Boston in London. Subsequently, Ms. Wilkens was with Goldman Sachs International in London from 2000 to 2016. As of 2003 she was Managing Director in the field of stock analysis, followed by the position as Head of stock analysis for European energy supply companies. In 2014, Ms. Wilkens became Head of stock analysis for European energy and raw materials and responsible for the sector research teams including utilities, oil & gas, oil services, metals, mining, steel and paper and pulp sector. Since June 2016, Ms. Wilkens has been a management consultant.
Member of the Supervisory Board of E.ON SE since 2019; term will end at the close of the Annual General Meeting in 2020.
Specific expertise and experience for the membership on the Supervisory Board of E.ON SE:
Ms. Wilkens is a proven capital markets expert. Furthermore, she is specialized in the energy sector and thus has a profound knowledge about the industry.
Other supervisory board seats:
Information as of October 2019