In their most recent meeting, the Super-visory Boards of Lausitz Energie Bergbau AG and Lausitz Energie Kraftwerke AG (LEAG), Cottbus/Germany, appointed Markus Binder, formerly Commercial Director at Grosskraftwerk Mannheim AG, as Chairman of the Board of Management of both companies from 1st March 2017. He will take over the finance department from Helmar Rendez. The former Financial Officer, Rendez, became the Chairman of the General Board of Management of LEAG in October and has since been carrying out both roles simultaneously.